The Cherikino Bar is a mine located in Salt Lake county, Utah at an elevation of 6,424 feet.
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Elevation: 6,424 Feet (1,958 Meters)
Lat, Long: 40.52389, -112.14778
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Cherikino Bar MRDS details
Primary: Cherikino Bar
County: Salt Lake
District: Bingham District
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type: Placer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Mineral Deposit Model
Name: Sand and Gravel
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Holocene
Comment (Workings): A TUNNEL IS AT THE BASE OF THE GRAVELS
Comment (Deposit): DIMENSIONS ARE OF A GRAVEL DEPOSIT
Comment (Location): THE BAR IS COMPLETELY DUG UP BY THE OPEN PIT.
Comment (Deposit): THIS AREA CONTAIN SEVERAL THIN PHOSPHATIC LAYERS
Reference (Deposit): USGS PROF. PAPER 38 , P. 351