Dexter

The Dexter is a gold mine located in Clear Creek county, Colorado at an elevation of 8,301 feet.

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: Dexter  

State:  Colorado

County:  Clear Creek

Elevation: 8,301 Feet (2,530 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 39.76139, -105.50861

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Dexter MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Dexter
Secondary: Dexter Tunnel


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Secondary: Copper
Secondary: Lead
Secondary: Zinc
Tertiary: Silver


Location

State: Colorado
County: Clear Creek
District: Central City


Land Status

Land ownership: Private
Note: the land ownership field only identifies whether the area the mine is in is generally on public lands like Forest Service or BLM land or if it is in an area that is generally private property. It does not indicate a claim status and does not necessarily indicate an area is open to prospecting.


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Year: 1946
Time Period: 1917-1946
Mined: 176.660 mt
Material type: ore


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: 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: Pyrite
Ore: Galena
Ore: Sphalerite


Comments

Not available


References

Reference (Deposit): MMR # 406800

Reference (Deposit): USGS OFR 66-87 p.66