The Red Bell is a lead and silver mine located in Salt Lake county, Utah at an elevation of 7,402 feet.
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Elevation: 7,402 Feet (2,256 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Lead, Silver
Lat, Long: 40.65167, -111.66389
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Red Bell MRDS details
Primary: Red Bell
County: Salt Lake
District: Big Cottonwood District
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Middle Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Location): ACC. SE 1/4 SE 1/4 SE 1/4 SECT. 12
Comment (Workings): WORKINGS CONSIST OF A CAVED ADIT 675 FT LONG.
Reference (Deposit): JAMES,L.P., 1979, GEOLOGY, ORE DEPOSITS, AND HISTORY OF THE BIG COTTONWOOD MINING DISTRICT: UTAH GEOL. & MIN. SURV., BULL. 114, P. 55.
Reference (Deposit): CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 10-01-1962
Reference (Deposit): USGS MINERAL RESOURCE YEARBOOK 1918
Reference (Deposit): CALKINS,F.C. & BUTLER,B.S., 1943, GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE COTTONWOOD-AMERICAN FORK AREA: USGS PROF. PAPER 201, P. 77.