The Wasatch Mine is a lead and zinc mine located in Salt Lake county, Utah at an elevation of 8,543 feet.
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All mine locations were obtained from the USGS Mineral Resources Data System. The locations and other information in this database have not been verified for accuracy. It should be assumed that all mines are on private property.
Elevation: 8,543 Feet (2,604 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Lead, Zinc
Lat, Long: 40.61667, -111.67500
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Wasatch Mine MRDS details
Primary: Wasatch Mine
County: Salt Lake
District: Big Cottonwood
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Middle Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Neoproterozoic
Reference (Deposit): USGS GQ 378