The Little Bell Mine is a mine located in Summit county, Utah at an elevation of 8,579 feet.
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Elevation: 8,579 Feet (2,615 Meters)
Lat, Long: 40.61111, -111.50806
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Little Bell Mine MRDS details
Primary: Little Bell Mine
District: Park City District
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Middle Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Description: The Country Rocks Are Cut By Ne - Sw And E - W Fracture Zones.
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Pliocene
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Pennsylvanian
Comment (Workings): WORKINGS IN 1912 CONSIST OF A 200 FT ADIT, A 753 FT SHAFT WITH LEVELS AT 100 , 200 , 300 , AND 500 FT.
Reference (Deposit): BOUTWELL, J.M., 1912 , GEOL & ORE DEP OF PARK CITY DIST: USGS PROF PAPER 77 , P. 171 - 172
Reference (Deposit): BAKER, CALKINS, CRITTENDEN, AND BROMFIELD, 1966 , GEOL MAP OF BRIGHTON QUAD: USGS MAP GQ - 534
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