Illinois

The Illinois is a silver and lead mine located in Clear Creek county, Colorado.

About the MRDS Data:

All mine locations were obtained from the USGS Mineral Resources Data System. The locations and other information in this database have not been verified for accuracy. It should be assumed that all mines are on private property.

Mine Info

Name: Illinois  

State:  Colorado

County:  Clear Creek

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Silver, Lead

Lat, Long: 39.69889, -105.73194

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Satelite image of the Illinois

Illinois MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Illinois
Secondary: Wisconsin
Secondary: Corry City
Secondary: Pay Rock
Secondary: Dunkirk
Secondary: Diamond
Secondary: Pelican
Secondary: Zero
Secondary: Maine
Secondary: Burleigh
Secondary: Mendota
Secondary: Dunderbay
Secondary: Seven-Thirty
Secondary: Denver
Secondary: Mammoth
Secondary: Up
Secondary: Bush
Secondary: Frostberg


Commodity

Primary: Silver
Primary: Lead


Location

State: Colorado
County: Clear Creek
District: Silver Plume


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Southern Rocky Mountains


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Silver


Comments

Comment (Geology): GEOL.DESC: SILVER BEARING SULPHIDE VEINS


References

Reference (Deposit): USGS P P 63, 1906, PL XXI, P 176-244

Reference (Deposit): BLM CONNECTING SHEETS

Reference (Deposit): CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 10,62