The Summit Extension Property is a gold mine located in Summit county, Utah at an elevation of 9,501 feet.
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Elevation: 9,501 Feet (2,896 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Gold
Lat, Long: 40.61667, -111.55750
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Summit Extension Property MRDS details
Primary: Summit Extension Property
District: Park City District
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Middle Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Early Triassic
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Pliocene
Analytical Data: VEIN ASSAYED $5 IN GOLD PER TON
Comment (Workings): WORKINGS CONSIST OF A SHAFT 100 FT DEEP AND A 200 FT INCLINE.
Comment (Geology): THE MINE IS AT THE INTRUSIVE-SEDIMENTARY CONTACT.
Reference (Deposit): BOUTWELL, J.M., 1912 , GEOL & ORE DEP OF PARK CITY DIST: USGS PP 77 , P. 221
Reference (Deposit): BAKER, A.A., CALKINS, F.C., CRITTENDEN, M.D. JR., BROMFIELD, C.S., 1966 , GEOL MAP OF THE BRIGHTON QUAD: USGS MAP GQ - 534
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