Little Johnny

The Little Johnny is a gold, silver, lead, zinc, and copper 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: Little Johnny  

State:  Colorado

County:  Clear Creek

Elevation:

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

Lat, Long: 39.74, -105.58500

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Satelite image of the Little Johnny

Little Johnny MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Little Johnny
Secondary: Sunnyside
Secondary: Old Settler
Secondary: Oregon
Secondary: Stevens
Secondary: Morgan
Secondary: Falu
Secondary: Sherman
Secondary: Turner
Secondary: Giant Warrior
Secondary: Etruria
Secondary: Ethel
Secondary: Shakespeare
Secondary: Toledo
Secondary: Gum Tree
Secondary: Freeland
Secondary: Anchor
Secondary: Minnie


Commodity

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


Location

State: Colorado
County: Clear Creek
District: Freeland


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: Silver
Ore: Gold


Comments

Comment (Geology): GEOL.DESC: SULVIDE VEINS


References

Reference (Deposit): USGS BULL. #1231, 1967; #1032-B, 1956; #1208, 1966

Reference (Deposit): USGS OPEN - FILE REPORT #946, 1967; #835, 1966

Reference (Deposit): BLM CONNECTING SHEETS