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Ivy Mine

The Ivy Mine is a uranium mine located in San Juan county, Utah at an elevation of 6,401 feet.

About the MRDS Data:

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.

Mine Info

Name: Ivy Mine  

State:  Utah

County:  San Juan

Elevation: 6,401 Feet (1,951 Meters)

Commodity: Uranium

Lat, Long: 38.19417, -109.27167

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Ivy Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Ivy Mine


Commodity

Primary: Uranium
Secondary: Vanadium


Location

State: Utah
County: San Juan


Land Status

Land ownership: BLM Administrative Area
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.


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Discovery Method: Ore-Mineral In Place
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Colorado Plateaus
Physiographic Section: Canyon Lands
Physiographic Detail: Lisbon Prong - Salt Anticline Region


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: IRREGULAR, TABULAR, LENS, POD


Structure

Type: L
Description: Lisbon Valley Anticline


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Sandstone
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Triassic

Name: Sandstone
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock Unit
Age Young: Late Triassic


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Not available


Comments

Comment (Location): SECTION SUBDIVISION: SW 1/4 NE 1/4 SEC. 10

Comment (Development): DISCOVERY BY DRILLING

Comment (Workings): PORTAL BLOCKED OFF USED AS AIR VENT. WORKINGS NOT VISITED


References

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