The Clegg Adit is a silver, gold, and lead mine located in Summit county, Utah at an elevation of 6,719 feet.
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Elevation: 6,719 Feet (2,048 Meters)
Commodity: Silver, Gold, Lead
Lat, Long: 40.67, -111.47306
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Clegg Adit MRDS details
Primary: Clegg Adit
District: Park City
Land ownership: Private
Note: the land ownership field only identifies whether the area the mine is in is generally on public lands like Forest Service or BLM land, or if it is in an area that is generally private property. It does not definitively identify property status, nor does it indicate claim status or whether an area is open to prospecting. Always respect private property.
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
Discovery Method: Ore-Mineral In Place
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Middle Rocky Mountains
Physiographic Detail: Wasatch Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Description: Thrust Belt
Description: Ne Trending Normal Fault 1200 Ft. S Of Adit
Comment (Location): SECTION SUBDIVISIONS NE 1/4 SE 1/4 SE 1/4
Comment (Workings): ONE ADIT
Reference (Deposit): WARREN, C.W., 1971, INDEX TO THE SALT LAKE MINING REVIEW: UTAH GEOL. AND MIN. SURV. BULL. 91
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