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Graflin Mine (Robert H.; E. S.; Hill Top 1-3; Indiana; Amazon; Capital Prize; Morning Star; Dalore; Carrie G.; Baltimore Boy), Green Mountain District (Gold Basin District), Gunnison Co., Colorado, USAi
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Graflin Mine (Robert H.; E. S.; Hill Top 1-3; Indiana; Amazon; Capital Prize; Morning Star; Dalore; Carrie G.; Baltimore Boy)Mine
Green Mountain District (Gold Basin District)Mining District
Gunnison Co.County
ColoradoState
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
38° 27' 51'' North , 106° 50' 38'' West
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PlacePopulationDistance
Gunnison6,076 (2018)11.5km
Crested Butte1,579 (2017)46.8km


REF:Deposit:: OLSON, J.C., 1976, GEOLOGIC MAP OF THE IRIS QUADRANGLE, GUNNISON AND SAGUACHE COUNTIES, COLORADO: USGS MAP GQ-1286
Deposit:: HEDLUND, D.C., AND OLSON, J.C., 1974, GEOLOGIC MAP OF THE IRIS NW QUADRANGLE, GUNNISON AND SAGUACHE COUNTIES, COLORADO
Commodities (Major) - Gold
Deposit Type: Vein
Development Status: Past Producer
Host Rock Unit: Amphibolite, Metasedimentary Rocks
Structure: Gold Basin Anticline, Gunnison Uplift; San Juan Volcanic Field
Host Rock: Volcanic Rock (Aphanitic), Porphyry, Amphibolite
Tectonic Structure: Central Cordillera (Southern Rocky Mtns); Colorado Platform

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Rocky Mountains, North AmericaMountain Range

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1 valid mineral.

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Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.

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Gold1.AA.05Au

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au

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AuGold
Au GoldAu

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