The Lower Porphyry Gulch is a lead mine located in San Juan county, Colorado at an elevation of 12,300 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.
Elevation: 12,300 Feet (3,749 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Lead
Lat, Long: 37.8867, -107.73920
Active Mining Claims
Claim data is for Mines level premium members.
Lower Porphyry Gulch MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Lower Porphyry Gulch
County: San Juan
District: Red Mountain District
Operation Category: Unknown
Operation Type: Surface
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Southern Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
|Comment: NE-TRENDING VEIN AND FRACTURE ZONE HOSTED IN VOLCANICS WITH DISSEM. PYRITE.|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: BUREAU OF MINES OPENFILE REPORT MLA 2-92 SAMPLES 1357-1358