The Mary Mine is a copper mine located in Salt Lake county, Utah at an elevation of 7,300 feet.
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Elevation: 7,300 Feet (2,225 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Copper
Lat, Long: 40.52222, -112.16833
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Mary Mine MRDS details
Primary: Mary Mine
County: Salt Lake
District: Bingham District
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Prospect
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Mineral Deposit Model
Description: Fissure (N 60 W, Ne), Andy Fault.
Comment (Location): MINE IS NOW COMPLETELY EXCAVATED BY THE OPEN PIT.
Comment (Commodity): NO ORE MINERALS NOTED EXCEPT SOME COPPER STAINING.
Comment (Workings): 300 FT TUNNEL IN A N 20 - 30 W DIRECTION AND A 30 DEG INCLINE IN A NE DIRECTION.
Comment (Geology): GEOL.DESC: THE TUNNEL CUTS QUARTZITE, SILICEOUS LIMESTONE, AND CRYSTALLINE LIMESTONE.
Reference (Deposit): USGS PROF. PAPER 38. P. 272
Reference (Deposit): CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 03-25-1958