New York Mine

The New York Mine is a lead and silver mine located in Summit county, Utah at an elevation of 8,281 feet.

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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: New York Mine  

State:  Utah

County:  Summit

Elevation: 8,281 Feet (2,524 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Lead, Silver

Lat, Long: 40.61528, -111.48889

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New York Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: New York Mine


Commodity

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


Location

State: Utah
County: Summit
District: Park City District


Land Status

Land ownership: Private
Note: the land ownership field only identifies whether the area the mine is in is generally on public lands like Forest Service or BLM land, or if it is in an area that is generally private property. It does not definitively identify property status, nor does it indicate claim status or whether an area is open to prospecting. Always respect private property.


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Type: Surface


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Discovery Method: Ore-Mineral In Place
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

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


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: TABULAR


Structure

Type: R
Description: Uinta Arch

Type: L
Description: Near Axis Of Park City Anticline


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Quartz Monzonite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Pliocene

Name: Quartz Monzonite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Associated Rock Unit
Age Young: Pliocene


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: ASSAY FROM 1906: 109-113 OZ HON AG, 12 TO 20% PB, 1 DOLLAR/TON AU


Materials

Ore: Tetrahedrite
Ore: Galena


Comments

Comment (Location): INFO FROM LAND.ST :1973

Comment (Workings): ENTRY IS THROUGH A SHAFT WITH LEVELS AT 200,300,400, AND 700 FT., THE 500 AND 600 LEVELS ARE REACHED THROUGH WINZES ON THE 400 FT. LEVEL. THE 200 LEVEL EXTENDS NE OVER 100 FT; THE 300 LEVEL TRENDS NE, SW, AND SE ABOUT 100 FT. IN EACH DIRECTION; THE 400 LEVEL TRENDS SE 900 FT, N 300 FT., AND NE ABOUT 700 FT.; LEVELS FROM THE WINZE EXTEND NE AND SW FOR SEVERAL HUNDRED FEET.


References

Reference (Deposit): BOUTWELL, J.M., 1912, GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE PARK CITY DISTRICT, UTAH: USGS PROF. PA. 77, P. 164-165.

Reference (Deposit): BROMFIELD, C.S. AND OTHERS, 1970, GEOLOGIC MAP OF THE HEBER QUADRANGLE, WASATCH AND SUMMIT COUNTIES, UTAH: USGS MAP GQ-864.


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