The Deer Trail is a manganese mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 6,201 feet.
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Elevation: 6,201 Feet (1,890 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Manganese
Lat, Long: 39.9325, -112.65889
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Deer Trail MRDS details
Primary: Deer Trail
District: Erickson District
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
Mineral Deposit Model
Analytical Data: 25 % MN, 22 % PB, FEW DOLLARS/TON AU
Comment (Geology): GEOL.DESC: ORE OCCURS IN A MANNER CLOSELY RESEMBLING THAT OF THE BLACK ROCK GROUP.
Comment (Production): 760 TONS FROM 1931 , 1936 & 1943
Reference (Deposit): CRITTENDEN, M. D. JR., 1951 , MANGANESE DEPOSITS OF UTAH, USGS BULL 979 - A, P 43
Reference (Deposit): CONSV. COMP. DATE, 03-28-1958