Red Wing Mine

The Red Wing Mine is a gold and lead mine located in Salt Lake county, Utah at an elevation of 6,152 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: Red Wing Mine  

State:  Utah

County:  Salt Lake

Elevation: 6,152 Feet (1,875 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold, Lead

Lat, Long: 40.53833, -112.15278

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Red Wing Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Red Wing Mine
Secondary: Red Wing Group


Commodity

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: Fissure (Ne, Steep Nw), Slip Planes (N 25 - 30 E, N 40 - 50 E), Country Rx Dip Nw.


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Pyrite
Ore: Galena


Comments

Comment (Location): MINE IS UNDER WASTE DUMPS

Comment (Deposit): ORE BODIES LIMITED BY SLIP PLANES

Comment (Workings): THREE TUNNELS ( 125 , 425 , AND 700 FT)


References

Reference (Deposit): USGS PROF. PAPER 38. P. 296

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