Alta Champion

The Alta Champion is a silver, lead, gold, and bismuth mine located in Salt Lake county, Utah.

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: Alta Champion  

State:  Utah

County:  Salt Lake

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Silver, Lead, Gold, Bismuth

Lat, Long: 40.66618, -111.91760

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Alta Champion MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Alta Champion


Commodity

Primary: Silver
Primary: Lead
Primary: Gold
Primary: Bismuth


Location

State: Utah
County: Salt Lake
District: Little Cottonwood


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Producer
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

Not available


Mineral Deposit Model

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Orebody

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Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: ORE AVERAGED 3 % BI, 14 OZ/TON AG, 0.65 OZ/TON AU.


Materials

Not available


Comments

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References

Reference (Deposit): USBM MIN. YEARBOOK, 1935, 1936, 1937.

Reference (Deposit): MINING BISMUTH IN UTAH, MINING CONG. JOUR., VOL. 21, NO. 10, OCT., 1935, P. 25, 36.