Daly Mine

The Daly Mine is a lead and zinc mine located in Summit county, Utah at an elevation of 8,159 feet.

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: Daly Mine  

State:  Utah

County:  Summit

Elevation: 8,159 Feet (2,487 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Lead, Zinc

Lat, Long: 40.61806, -111.50861

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Daly Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Daly Mine


Commodity

Primary: Lead
Primary: Zinc
Secondary: Copper
Secondary: Gold
Secondary: Silver


Location

State: Utah
County: Summit
District: Park City District


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Year: 1950
Time Period: 1899 - 1950
Material type: CU
Description: Cp_Grade: ^0.035 Oz/Ton
Year: 1950
Time Period: 1899 - 1950
Material type: ZN
Description: Cp_Grade: ^0.003 %


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Middle Rocky Mountains


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: LENTICULAR


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Cerargyrite
Ore: Galena


Comments

Comment (Commodity): ORE SIMILAR TO THE ONTARIO VEIN

Comment (Production): COMMODITY GRADES ARE AVERAGED.

Comment (Workings): WORKINGS CONSIST OF TWO SHAFTS, 1000 AND 1200 FT WITH LEVELS AT 100 FT INTERVALS.


References

Reference (Production): JAMES, A. H. ( 1973 )

Reference (Deposit): BOUTWELL, J. M., 1912 , GEOL & ORE DEP OF THE PARK CITY DIST: USGS PROF PAPER 77 , P. 145 - 148

Reference (Deposit): JAMES, A. H., 1973 , LEAD AND ZINC RESOURCES IN UTAH: UGMS SPEC STUDIES 44 , P. 29

Reference (Deposit): BAKER, A. A., CALKINS, F. C. CRITTENDEN, M. D., JR., BROMFIELD, C. S., 1966 , GEOLOGIC MAP OF THE BRIGHTON QUAD: USGS MAP GQ - 534


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