The Black Bear Mine is a 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.
Lat, Long: 39.74389, -105.53667
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Black Bear Mine MRDS details
Primary: Black Bear Mine
County: Clear Creek
District: Idaho Springs District
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Underground
Years of Production:
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Commodity): Limited data in short, undated report: no record of production, reserves, or samples assayed.
Comment (Location): Adit lies on south side of Clear Creek, just west of Idaho Springs and near the Stanley Mine, on or near the line between secs. 34-35, T 3 S, R 73 W. (It's probably the unamed adit on an unamed vein between the Jumbo and Lafayette veins in USGS B1208.)
Comment (Workings): Five patented claims, with 820-ft adit, and 5 prospect holes.
Reference (Deposit): Moench, R. H., and Drake, A. A., Jr., 1966, Economic geology of the Idaho Springs district, Clear Creek and Gilpin counties, Colorado: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 1208, 91 p.
Reference (Deposit): Sunshine Mining Co. Colorado exploration files, unpublished data, Colorado Geological Survey.