The Thaynes Mine is a zinc and lead mine located in Wasatch county, Utah at an elevation of 8,599 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: 8,599 Feet (2,621 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Zinc, Lead
Lat, Long: 40.54167, -111.50000
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Thaynes Mine MRDS details
Primary: Thaynes Mine
District: Park City
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: Late Triassic
Reference (Deposit): USGS, GQ - 534
Reference (Deposit): PARK CITY DISTR, UTAH GEOL. GUIDEBOOK 22
Reference (Deposit): USGS PROF. PAPER 77 , GEOL. ORE DEPOSITS, PARK CITY DISTRICT, BOUTWELL