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Cripple Creek And Victor (Cresson) Gold Mine (United States)


The Cripple Creek & Victor Gold Mine, or Cresson Mine, is a gold mine located near the town of Victor, in the Cripple Creek mining district in the US state of Colorado. It is the largest current producer of gold in Colorado. It is fully owned and operated by AngloGold Ashanti through its subsidiary, the Cripple Creek & Victor Gold Mining Company, CC&V.

The mine is an open pit operation. The gold is recovered from the ore by heap leaching. CC&V's heap leach pad is one of the biggest in the world.

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