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Minnie Pump Shaft, Leadville Mining District, Lake Co., Colorado, USAi
Regional Level Types
Minnie Pump ShaftGroup of Shafts
Leadville Mining DistrictMining District
Lake Co.County
ColoradoState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
39° 13' 60'' North , 106° 15' 29'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Group of Shafts
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Leadville2,644 (2017)3.5km
Leadville North1,794 (2011)4.6km
Alma277 (2017)17.7km
Twin Lakes171 (2011)19.9km
Fairplay681 (2017)22.1km



Commodities (Major) - Manganese
Development Status: Past Producer

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Commodity List

This is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.


Mineral List


9 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Mineral Collector (1895) 1:168-169
Canfieldite
Formula: Ag8SnS6
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.; Mineral Collector (1895) 1:168-169
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Reference: Mineral Collector (1895) 1:168-169
Chlorargyrite var: Bromian Chlorargyrite
Formula: Ag(Cl,Br)
Reference: Mineral Collector (1895) 1:168-169
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Mineral Collector (1895) 1:168-169
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Mineral Collector (1895) 1:168-169
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.; Mineral Collector (1895) 1:168-169
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Mineral Collector (1895) 1:168-169
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Canfieldite2.BA.70Ag8SnS6
Group 3 - Halides
Chlorargyrite3.AA.15AgCl
var: Bromian Chlorargyrite3.AA.15Ag(Cl,Br)
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Mimetite8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 9 - Silicates
Hemimorphite9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O

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
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Canfieldite2.5.6.2Ag8SnS6
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Mimetite41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Hemimorphite56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Chlorargyrite
var: Bromian Chlorargyrite
-Ag(Cl,Br)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
CCarbon
C CerussitePbCO3
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
OOxygen
O CerussitePbCO3
O MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
SiSilicon
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
PPhosphorus
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
SSulfur
S CanfielditeAg8SnS6
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
ClChlorine
Cl MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
Cl Chlorargyrite (var: Bromian Chlorargyrite)Ag(Cl,Br)
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
MnManganese
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
ZnZinc
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
AsArsenic
As MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
BrBromine
Br Chlorargyrite (var: Bromian Chlorargyrite)Ag(Cl,Br)
AgSilver
Ag CanfielditeAg8SnS6
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
Ag Chlorargyrite (var: Bromian Chlorargyrite)Ag(Cl,Br)
SnTin
Sn CanfielditeAg8SnS6
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl

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