The Brickyard is a gold, silver, mercury, and arsenic mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 7,001 feet.
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Elevation: 7,001 Feet (2,134 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Gold, Silver, Mercury, Arsenic
Lat, Long: 40.3275, -112.21278
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Brickyard MRDS details
Secondary: Consolidated Mercur Co.
District: Camp Floyd District (Mercur)
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Deposit Type: Replacement
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
Mineral Deposit Model
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Pliocene
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Mississippian
Comment (Production): PROD. 1943
Comment (Workings): SEVERAL WINZES AND AN INCLINE
Comment (Deposit): THE VEIN FOLLOWS THE UNDER SIDE OF A SHEET OF PORPHYRY.
Reference (Deposit): USBM YEARBOOK 1943, P. 481
Reference (Deposit): ALLEN, R. H., 1910 , MINES AND MILLS OF THE CONSOLIDATED MERCUR MINES CO: ENGR. AND MINING JOURNAL, VOL 89 , JUNE 18 , 1910 , P. 1273
Reference (Deposit): CONSV. COMP. DATE, 11-21-1958