SILVER GREY & SAN JUAN MINING COMPANY Ouray Colorado stock certificate 1883
SILVER GREY & SAN JUAN MINING COMPANY Ouray
Colorado stock certificate 1883
THE SILVER GREY & SAN JUAN MINING COMPANY,
#316, Ouray Colorado stock certificate, 1883.
Issued July 13, 1883, not cancelled.
Mining property: Silver Grey mining claim on west slope of Brown
Mountain, Uncompahgre Mining District. Veins was a fissure four
feet wide with a pay strek of two inches, containing gray copper &
iron pyrites, assaying at 30 ounces of silver per ton in a quartz
gangue. Mine developed by an open cut 100-feet long and 25-feet
deep. One shaft 10-feet deep.
Broad Gauge claim on Red Mountain, Red Mountain Mining District,
Ouray County, Colorado. Veins was a fissure 40-feet wide with a pay
streak 5-feet wide; with quartz containing gray and yellow copper,
iron pyrites and some galena; assaying at 30-ounces of silver per ton.
Property developed by an open cut with a 10-foot face and a tunnel
from end of 25-foot long cut.
Small-sized certificate with dimensions of: 7-7/8 inches by 4 inches.
[Ref: 1883 COLORADO MINING DIRECTORY, Page 510]