The Red Jacket Mine is a lead and silver mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 6,601 feet.
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Elevation: 6,601 Feet (2,012 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Lead, Silver
Lat, Long: 40.09889, -113.80917
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Red Jacket Mine MRDS details
Primary: Red Jacket Mine
District: Clifton (Gold Hill) District
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Mineral Deposit Model
Description: At A Depth Of 180 Ft, An Eastward Dipping Fault Terminates The Ore
Name: Quartz Monzonite
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Eocene
Comment (Location): N OF SOUTHERN CONFEDERATE
Comment (Production): PROD 1926
Comment (Workings): SEVERAL TUNNELS AND CUTS
Reference (Deposit): NOLAN,T.B., 1935, THE GOLD HILL MINING DISTRICT: USGS PROF. PAPER 177, P. 148.
Reference (Deposit): CONSV. COMP. DATE, 03-29-1955