U. S. Mine

The U. S. Mine is a lead, zinc, copper, gold, and silver mine located in Salt Lake county, Utah.

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: U. S. Mine  

State:  Utah

County:  Salt Lake

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Lead, Zinc, Copper, Gold, Silver

Lat, Long: 40.50722, -112.15722

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Satelite View

MRDS mine locations are often very general, and in some cases are incorrect. Some mine remains have been covered or removed by modern industrial activity or by development of things like housing. The satellite view offers a quick glimpse as to whether the MRDS location corresponds to visible mine remains.


Satelite image of the U. S. Mine

U. S. Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: U. S. Mine
Secondary: Galena Hoist
Secondary: U. S. and Lark Mine
Secondary: United States Mining Company Claims


Commodity

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


Location

State: Utah
County: Salt Lake
District: Bingham District


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

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Ownership

Not available


Production

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Deposit

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


Physiography

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Mineral Deposit Model

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Orebody

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Structure

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Alterations

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Rocks

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Analytical Data

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Materials

Ore: Chalcopyrite
Ore: Sphalerite
Ore: Smithsonite
Ore: Tetrahedrite
Ore: Gold
Ore: Galena


Comments

Comment (Location): LOCATION REFERS TO THE GALENA HOIST, WHICH LIES NEAR THE CENTER OF THE U. S. MINE WORKINGS


References

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