Mount Bross Mineral Survey at Dolly Varden Mine in 1996

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Title

Mount Bross Mineral Survey at Dolly Varden Mine in 1996

Subject

Silver mines and mining; Abandoned buildings

Description

DAugust 4, 1996, located on Mount Bross Mineral survey #73, Patent #847 to George W Brunk April 15, 1874. Located August 1, 1872 by George W. Brunk and Assyria Hall. It produced more than $1,000,000 in silver. The estate comprised 15 claims (10,231 acres). It was incorporated as the Hall and Brunk Silver Mining Company in 1877. Building shown might be on the Hiawatha claim which was located August 12, 1871 and from 1871-1876 it produced $232,798.96 in silver ore. It was bought by Hall and Brunk Silver Mining Company in 1872. Building could also be the Dolly Varden.

Source: South Park Historical Foundation, 2004

Creator

Gardner, Harvey N.

Source

Black-and-white photographs; Park County Local History Archive Photographic Collection; Dolly Varden Mine folder; item no. 1832

Date

1996-08-04

Contributor

[no text]

Relation

Park County Local History Archive Photographic Collection

Format

Image/jpeg

Language

[no text]

Type

Image

Identifier

ph001832

Coverage

Colorado (state); Park (county); Bross, Mount (peak)

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Citation

Gardner, Harvey N., “Mount Bross Mineral Survey at Dolly Varden Mine in 1996,” Park County Local History Digital Archive , accessed August 11, 2020, https://pclha.omeka.net/items/show/6.