Comstock

The Comstock is a mine located in Clear Creek county, Colorado at an elevation of 9,199 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: Comstock  

State:  Colorado

County:  Clear Creek

Elevation: 9,199 Feet (2,804 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 39.76389, -105.52472

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Comstock MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Comstock


Commodity

Secondary: Silver
Secondary: Copper
Secondary: Lead
Tertiary: Gold


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

Type: Minerals Only
Type: Fee Ownership
Type: Private Lease


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Owner Name: Comstock
Home Office: Colorado
Info Year: 1974


Production

Year: 1917
Time Period: 1902-1917
Mined: 2166.220 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

Unknown: Quartz
Unknown: Silver
Unknown: Tennantite
Unknown: Uraninite
Unknown: Chalcopyrite
Unknown: Copper
Unknown: Galena
Unknown: Gold
Unknown: Pyrite


Comments

Not available


References

Reference (Deposit): USGS OFR 66-87, p. 59

Reference (Deposit): REF:MAS