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Holy Moses Mine, Creede District, Mineral Co., Colorado, USA

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First major discovery in the district.
Commodities (Major) - Lead, Zinc; (Minor) - Silver
Development Status: Past Producer
Host Rock Unit: Campbell Mtn Mbr Of Bachelor Mtn Rhyolite
Structure: San Juan Volcanic Field; La Garita, Creede, And Bachelor Calderas, Solomon-Holy Moses Fault Zone; Creede Graben
Host Rock: Rhyolite
Tectonic Structure: Central Cordillera (Southern Rocky Mtns)

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8 entries listed. 8 valid minerals.

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References

Deposit:: EMMONS, W.H., AND LARSEN, E.S. 1923, GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE CREEDE DISTRICT, COLORADO: USGS BULL. 718, 198 P.
Deposit:: STEVEN, T.A., AND RATTE, J.C., 1965, GEOLOGY AND STRUCTURAL CONTROL OF ORE DEPOSITION IN THE CREEDE DISTRICT, SAN

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