AditNow... the site for mine explorers and mining historians Mine explorer and mining history videos on YouTube Connect with other mine explorers on Facebook
AditNow Mine Exploration
Tip: do not include 'mine' or 'quarry', search by name e.g. 'cwmorthin', use 'Sounds like search' if unsure of spelling

Advanced Search
'Sounds like search'
Quick a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Tip: narrow down your search by typing more than one word and selecting 'Search for all words' or 'Exact search'



Home > Mines, Quarries & Sites > Camp Bird Gold Mine

Camp Bird Gold Mine (United States)


Located 6 miles South of Ouray. A gold-zinc-silver-lead-copper mine discovered by Thomas F. Walsh (1896) and owned by the Federal Resources Corp. Operated 1896 to 1990. Main ore body is the Camp Bird vein, with replacement ore bodies on three other veins. Produced about 1.5 million Troy ounces of gold to 1990. Also produced 4 million Troy ounces of silver.

Ref. Mindat

Photos of Camp Bird Gold Mine

Historic Photographs Of Camp Bird
Historic Photographs Of Camp Bird (4 photos)
Last updated March 28th 2009 by carnkie
Photographs Of Camp Bird
Photographs Of Camp Bird (0 photos)
Last updated January 14th 2009 by carnkie

Google Earth Map of Camp Bird Gold Mine

To view the location details and the Google Map please sign in or register an account.


Documents for Camp Bird Gold Mine

Sorry, there are no documents currently available. If you have any documents you can share please click the 'Upload a Document' tab.

Starless River - Caving Store Moore Books: Specialist BooksI.A. Recordings: Mining and Industrial History DVDs
Disclaimer: Mine exploring can be quite dangerous, but then again it can be alright, it all depends on the weather. Please read the proper disclaimer.
© 2005 to 2021 AditNow.co.uk
Back to Top