Hoogley

The Hoogley is a silver, gold, and lead mine located in Salt Lake county, Utah at an elevation of 7,201 feet.

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: Hoogley  

State:  Utah

County:  Salt Lake

Elevation: 7,201 Feet (2,195 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Silver, Gold, Lead

Lat, Long: 40.53667, -112.17333

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Hoogley MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Hoogley


Commodity

Primary: Silver
Primary: Gold
Primary: Lead


Location

State: Utah
County: Salt Lake
District: Bingham District


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

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


Physiography

Not available


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Type: L
Description: Hoogley Fissure (Nw, Dip Sw), Faults (N 70 E, N 70 W With About 4 Ft Displacement Each). Very Close To The Axis Of The Bingham Syncline.


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Quartzite
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Pennsylvanian


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: HIGH VALUES IN 1905 OF 625 OZ/TON AG


Materials

Not available


Comments

Comment (Location): MINE IS BURIED BY THE WASTE DUMPS OF THE BINGHAM OPEN PIT.

Comment (Commodity): ORE OCCURS IN AN OCHEROUS, EARTHY VEIN FILLING AND RICHEST IN A BLACK, BANDED GOUGE.

Comment (Workings): 1,150 FT OF WORKINGS


References

Reference (Deposit): CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 03-25-1958

Reference (Deposit): USGS PROF. PAPER 38. P. 291