Santa Fe Mt., Sawmill Gulch

The Santa Fe Mt., Sawmill Gulch is a beryllium, garnet, feldspar, and mica 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: Santa Fe Mt., Sawmill Gulch  

State:  Colorado

County:  Clear Creek

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Beryllium, Garnet, Feldspar, Mica

Lat, Long: 39.71889, -105.47306

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Santa Fe Mt., Sawmill Gulch MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Santa Fe Mt., Sawmill Gulch


Commodity

Primary: Beryllium
Primary: Garnet
Primary: Feldspar
Primary: Mica


Location

State: Colorado
County: Clear Creek


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Producer
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

Name: Gneiss
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Neoproterozoic


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Beryl
Ore: Garnet
Ore: Biotite
Ore: Feldspar


Comments

Comment (Geology): GEOL.DESC: IRREGULAR TABULAR PEGMATITE, N 80 W VERTICAL, MINERALS: WHITE MICROCLINE, GRAY TO WHITE QTZ, BUFF-COLORED ALBITE, BIOTITE, SPESSARTITE GARNET, MAGNETITE, BLUE TO GREEN BERYL


References

Reference (Deposit): 3) USGS P.P. 227, 1950, P. 30

Reference (Deposit): 3A) USBM MIN. EXAM. FILE, DENVER

Reference (Deposit): CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 6,63

Reference (Deposit): USBM 1966, IC 8298 PG 24

Reference (Deposit): G S A VOL. 65, NO 2, TABLE 1, 1954