The Monarch Claim is a zinc, silver, and lead mine located in Summit county, Utah at an elevation of 6,821 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: 6,821 Feet (2,079 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Zinc, Silver, Lead
Lat, Long: 40.66083, -111.48750
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Monarch Claim MRDS details
Primary: Monarch Claim
Secondary: J.C.I.D. No. 1
Secondary: Ina Claims
District: Park City District
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
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
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Permian
Comment (Deposit): NO DEPOSIT INFORMATION AVAILABLE
Comment (Workings): TWO PROSPECTS AND ONE TUNNEL
Comment (Location): SECTION SUBDIVISIONS SW 1/4 NW 1/4
Comment (Commodity): COMMODITIES INFERRED FROM NEARBY MINES
Reference (Deposit): WARREN, C.W., 1971. INDEX TO THE SALT LAKE MINING REVIEW: UTAH GEOL. AND MIN. SURV. BULL. 91.
Reference (Deposit): 1971 GEOLMAP BROMFIELD AND CRITTENDEN GQ-85
Reference (Production): WARREN, C.W., 1971. INDEX TO THE SALT LAKE MINING REVIEW: UTAH GEOL. AND MIN. SUR. BULL 91.
Reference (Deposit): BROMFIELD, C.S. AND CRITTENDEN, M.D. JR., 1971. GEOL. MAP OF THE PARK CITY EAST QUAD.
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