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Snowflake Deposit, Browns Canyon District, Chaffee Co., Colorado, USA

Latitude: 38°38'19"N
Longitude: 106°4'35"W
REF:Deposit:: VAN ALSTINE, R.E., 1969, GEOLOGY AND MINERAL DEPOSITS OF THE PONCHA SPRINGS NE QUADRANGLE, CHAFFEE COUNTY, COLORADO: USGS PROFESSIONAL PAPER 626, 52 P.
Deposit:: VAN ALSTINE, R.E. AND COX, D.C., 1969, FLUORSPAR MINES AND PROSPECTS, IN, GEOLOGY
Commodities (Major) - Fluorine-Fluorite; (Trace) - Manganese
Development Status: Past Producer
Structure: Southern Mosquito Range, Arkansas Valley Graben, Folds, Faults; N-Trending Fault Bounding Arkansas Valley
Host Rock: Rhyolite, Welded Tuff
Tectonic Structure: Central Cordillera (Southern Rocky Mountains)

Mineral List

Baryte
Calcite
Fluorite
Goethite
Hematite
Kaolinite
Manganite
Montmorillonite
Opal
'Psilomelane'
Pyrite
Pyrolusite
Quartz


13 entries listed. 12 valid minerals.

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