Strong Mine - Victor, CO
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mr.volkswagen
N 38° 42.698 W 105° 08.257
13S E 488035 N 4284786
Quick Description: Located at the base of Battle Mountain in Victor, CO.
Location: Colorado, United States
Date Posted: 1/14/2021 8:09:06 AM
Waymark Code: WM13NAQ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine
Views: 1

Long Description:
The strong Mine was a top 10 gold producer in the district. Approximately $13,000,000 worth of gold was dug from this mine. One of the best equipped mine it was also with in walking distance from any part of Victor. The discoverer of this mine was Sam Strong. Sam Strong sold his claim early on for $60,000. Sam Strong was shot to death in a Cripple Creek Saloon.
Mine Type: Abandoned Mine

Mineral Collecting: No

Material Mined: Precious Metal

Operation: Underground Mine

Surface Features: Yes

KNOWN DANGERS:
Open Shafts Falling and rotting wood from buildings.


Any associated website: Not listed

Any Other information: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
Optional photograph welcomed.
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