The Sporting Times 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: 39.69556, -105.68750
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Sporting Times Mine MRDS details
Primary: Sporting Times Mine
County: Clear Creek
District: Georgetown-Silver Plume District
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Mineral Deposit Model
Model Name: Polymetallic veins
Comment (Workings): Nine patented, and 65 unpatented, claims, plus two adits
Comment (Location): Mine is said to be at an elevation of 9,900 feet on Alpine Mountain 3/4 mile SSW of Georgetown, (but Leavenworth Mtn is the ridge at that location). Alpine Peak lies SE of Georgetown and if the mine is at 9,900 feet elevation on that peak, it would lie near the common corner of secs. 16,17,20,21, T 4 S, R 74 W, about 3/4 mile SE of Georgetown.
Comment (Production): A small amount ($60,000) of production is reported.
Reference (Deposit): Sunshine Mining Co. Colorado exploration files, unpublished data, Colorado Geological Survey.
Reference (Deposit): Spurr, J. E., Garrey, G. H., and Ball, S. H., 1908, Economic geology of the Georgetown quadrangle, Colorado: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 63, 422 p.