The Kingston mining district

 


Andy Johnson Mine (Ladrone Gulch Camp)


MINERALS:  Malachite


Black Colt Mine (Lady Franklin Camp)


MINERALS:   Alabandite    Calcite    Chalcopyrite    Galena    Pyrite    Rhodochrosite    Rhodonite   Sphalerite


Black-eyed Susan Mine (Ladrone Gulch Camp)


MINERALS:  Rhodochrosite


Brush Heap Mine (Ladrone Gulch Camp)


MINERALS:   Calcite    Chalcopyrite    Chlorargyrite    Dolomite    Galena    Malachite    Polybasite    Pyrite    Quartz    Sphalerite    Talc    Wad


Bullion Mine (Lady Franklin Camp)


MINERALS:   Acanthite     Rhodonite  

BLOGS: March 2, 1883   March 16, 1883   April 27, 1883


Caledonia Mine (Lady Franklin Camp)


Carbonate Creek Mine


MINERALS:  Acanthite   Chalcopyrite    Fluorite    Gold    K Feldspar var: Adularia    Polybasite    Realgar


Climax mine (Lady Franklin Camp)


Comstock Mine (Lady Franklin Camp)


MINERALS:   Acanthite    Rhodochrosite    Rhodonite


General Jackson Mine (Lady Franklin Camp)


Grey Eagle Mine - south percha creek


MINERALS:  Acanthite    Azurite    Bromargyrite   Chalcocite   Chalcopyrite  Chlorargyrite  Chrysocolla   Cuprite   Fluorite    Galena    Gold   Hessite   Malachite   Pyrite    Quartz    Serpentine Group   Silver  Sphalerite    Tenorite

BLOGS:   July 7, 1883


GYpsy Mine (Lady Franklin Camp)


MINERALS:   Pyrargyrite   Silver   Copper  Lead   Gold

BLOG: Gypsy Mine - Kingston Mining District & Pyrargyrite


Illinois Mine (Ladrone Gulch Camp)


Iron King Mine (Lady Franklin Camp)


MINERALS:  Acanthite    Alabandite    Rhodochrosite    Rhodonite

BLOG: November 2, 1883   April 25, 1884


Kangaroo Mine (Lady Franklin Camp)



Kingston Mine


MINERALS: Proustite    Pyrargyrite    Tetrahedrite


Ladrone Gulch Camp


  1. Andy Johnson Mine

  2. Black-eyed Susan Mine

  3. Brush Heap Mine

  4. Illinois Mine

  5. United States Mine


LADY FRANKLIN CAMP


  1. Black Colt Mine

  2. Bullion Mine

  3. Caledonia Mine

  4. Climax Mine

  5. Comstock Mine

  6. General Jackson Mine

  7. Gypsy

  8. Iron King Mine

  9. Kangaroo Mine

  10. Lady Franklin Mine

  11. Picket Springs Mine

  12. Stowe Mine

  13. Superior Mine


Lady Franklin Mine (Lady Franklin Camp)


MINERALS:   Acanthite    Alabandite    Rhodochrosite    Rhodonite


Lookout Mine


MINERALS:   Bromargyrite    Silver


Mineral Creek Mine


Picket Springs Mine (Lady Franklin Camp)


Silver Queen Group


MINERALS:   Gold    Quartz    Scheelite


SOLITAIRE


BLOGS: November 30, 1883   January 11, 1884    February 8, 1884   March 7, 1884


Stowe Mine (Lady Franklin Camp)


Superior Mine (Lady Franklin Camp)


BLOGS:   March 2, 1883   March 16, 1883   July 13, 1883   December 21, 1883


Tall Pine Mine


MINERALS:  Calcite    Limonite    Quartz    Wad


United States Mine (Ladrone Gulch Camp)


Virginia Mine


MINERALS: Chlorargyrite

THE KINGSTON MINING DISTRICT

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Mines and mining districts are ill defined.  Geographic coverage and names have varied over time.  In general, the mines listed here are to the vicinity of Kingston, New Mexico.


The following is a listing of the mines of the Kingston Mining District, the minerals that were taken from the mines, blogs on the Black Range Rag about the mines, and links to other material about the mines.  Blog entries which are dates (e.g. March 23, 1883) are links to blogs about the issue of The Black Range newspaper of that date.


See The Mines of Kingston New Mexico.pdf, a PR piece published by The Kingston Tribune in 1883.


AS ALWAYS - TEXT IN THIS COLOR IS A LINK