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Marshall Bentonite Clay Mine

During the 1930s and 1940s, the site was mined for bentonite clay for a variety of uses including cosmetic makeup, salt water taffy, and munitions. The clay mine is located near Creede, Colorado on hwy 149...Silver Threat Highway.

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Keywords:CO, colorado, creede, ghost town, historical, mine, mineral county, mining, rio grande national forest, rustic, san juan mountains, tailings

Marshall Bentonite Clay Mine

Marshall Bentonite Clay Mine

During the 1930s and 1940s, the site was mined for bentonite clay for a variety of uses including cosmetic makeup, salt water taffy, and munitions. The clay mine is located near Creede, Colorado on hwy 149...Silver Threat Highway.