Clear Creek & Gilpin

The Clear Creek & Gilpin is a zinc, gold, copper, 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: Clear Creek & Gilpin  

State:  Colorado

County:  Clear Creek

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Zinc, Gold, Copper, Silver, Lead

Lat, Long: 39.765, -105.59139

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Clear Creek & Gilpin MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Clear Creek & Gilpin
Secondary: Freeland
Secondary: Syndicate
Secondary: Torry
Secondary: Silver King
Secondary: Sound
Secondary: Ruby
Secondary: Hiawatha
Secondary: California
Secondary: Specht
Secondary: Mackay
Secondary: Monarch


Commodity

Primary: Zinc
Primary: Gold
Primary: Copper
Primary: Silver
Primary: Lead


Location

State: Colorado
County: Clear Creek
District: Dumont


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: 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: Gold
Ore: Silver


Comments

Comment (Production): ITEMS 8, 9, 10, 11, & 12: VALUE $187,000 FROM SPECHT

Comment (Geology): GEOL.DESC: SEAMS OF PYRITIC, COMPOSITE, AND GALENA - SPHALERITE TYPES


References

Reference (Deposit): USGS P.P. 94, 1917, PL. II

Reference (Deposit): USGS BULL. 1231, 1967

Reference (Deposit): USGS OPEN - FILE REPORT 946, 1967