Jo Reynolds

The Jo Reynolds is a silver and uranium mine located in Clear Creek county, Colorado at an elevation of 8,757 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: Jo Reynolds  

State:  Colorado

County:  Clear Creek

Elevation: 8,757 Feet (2,669 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Silver, Uranium

Lat, Long: 39.7528, -105.63280

Map: View on Google Maps

Satelite View

MRDS mine locations are often very general, and in some cases are incorrect. Some mine remains have been covered or removed by modern industrial activity or by development of things like housing. The satellite view offers a quick glimpse as to whether the MRDS location corresponds to visible mine remains.


Satelite image of the Jo Reynolds

Jo Reynolds MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Jo Reynolds
Secondary: Elida
Secondary: Joe Reynolds


Commodity

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


Location

State: Colorado
County: Clear Creek
District: Dumont


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 definitively identify property status, nor does it indicate claim status or whether an area is open to prospecting. Always respect private property.


Holdings

Type: Unknown


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Owner Name: Gilmore Mines Inc
Home Office: Colorado
Info Year: 1974


Production

Year: 1949
Time Period: 1902-49
Mined: 35755.980 mt
Material type: ore
Year: 1892
Time Period: 1887-92


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Year First Production: 1919
Discovery Year: 1886
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

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


Mineral Deposit Model

Model Name: Polymetallic veins


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Chalcopyrite
Ore: Copper
Ore: Galena
Ore: Sphalerite
Ore: Tetrahedrite
Ore: Azurite
Gangue: Quartz
Trace: Uraninite


Comments

Not available


References

Reference (Deposit): USGS OFR 67-109, p. 41

Reference (Deposit): USGS PP 223, p. 163

Reference (Deposit): SOURCE OF INFORMATION: E.R.D.A. OPEN FILE DATA