God Send To Health Mine

The God Send To Health Mine is a mine located in Bonneville county, Idaho at an elevation of 6,001 feet.

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Mine Info

Name: God Send To Health Mine  

State:  Idaho

County:  Bonneville

Elevation: 6,001 Feet (1,829 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 43.3614, -111.53830

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God Send To Health Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: God Send To Health Mine
Secondary: Joseph Smith Coal Prospect


Commodity

Tertiary: Coal
Tertiary: Uranium


Location

State: Idaho
County: Bonneville
District: Willow Creek - Caribou District


Land Status

Land ownership: National Forest
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.
Administrative Organization: Caribou National Forest


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Type: Underground


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type: Sedimentary
Operation Type: Unknown
Discovery Year: 1922
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: Caribou Mountains


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: TABULAR


Structure

Type: L
Description: Much Folding And Faulting Which Leads To Punching Out And Displacement Of Beds, Gouge, E Flank Anticline


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Shale
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock Unit
Age Young: Early Cretaceous

Name: Shale
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Early Cretaceous


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: 48 SAMPLES AVG. 0.045 % U IN TOP 1 FT OF COAL AND 0.082 % IN ASH
Analytical Data: 1 COAL SAMPLE HAD 0.053 % U IN COAL AND 0.31 % U IN ASH


Materials

Ore: Coal


Comments

Comment (Location): E SIDE OF PATTERSON CREEK, W OF FALL CREEK RANGER STATION

Comment (Workings): 4 OPENINGS

Comment (Development): KIRKHAM GIVES LOCATION AS TIN, R42E, NE 1/4 NW 1/4 SECT. 31 ; ECON.COM: MINE IS REPORTED TO HAVE CURATIVE POWERS BECAUSE OF THE RADIOACTIVE NATURE OF THE CARBONACEOUS MATERIALS


References

Reference (Deposit): SAVAGE, C. N., 1961 , GEOLOGY AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF BONNEVILLE COUNTY: IDAHO BUREAU OF MINES AND GEOLOGY COUNTY REPT. NO. 5 , P. 66

Reference (Deposit): KIRKHAM, R. D., 1928 , BRIEF PAPERS ON GEOLOGIC FIELD WORK IN IDAHO DURING 1927: IDAHO BUREAU OF MINES AND GEOLOGY PAMPHLET 29 , 15 P.

Reference (Deposit): 1927 RECON IDAHO BUREAU OF MINES AND GEOLOGY PAMPHLET 19

Reference (Deposit): 1928 RECON IDAHO BUREAU OF MINES AND GEOLOGY PAMPHLET 29

Reference (Deposit): 1952 RECON VINE, J. D., AND MOORE, G. W., CIRC. 212


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