Naildriver Mine

The Naildriver Mine is a silver and lead mine located in Summit county, Utah at an elevation of 8,501 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: Naildriver Mine  

State:  Utah

County:  Summit

Elevation: 8,501 Feet (2,591 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Silver, Lead

Lat, Long: 40.615, -111.48722

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Naildriver Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Naildriver Mine


Commodity

Primary: Silver
Primary: Lead
Secondary: Zinc
Secondary: Copper


Location

State: Utah
County: Summit
District: Park City 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
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Middle Rocky Mountains


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Quartz Monzonite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Pliocene

Name: Quartz Monzonite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Pennsylvanian


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: 1902 SHIPPING ORE CONTAIN 150 OZ/TON SILVER AND 40 % PB.


Materials

Ore: Anglesite
Ore: Malachite
Ore: Galena


Comments

Comment (Workings): WORKINGS CONSIST OF A 688 FT SHAFT, A 900 FT ADIT, AN INCLINE, AND DRIFT AND CROSSCUTS.


References

Reference (Deposit): BOUTWELL, J.M., 1912 , GEOL & ORE DEPOSITS OF PARK CITY DIST: USGS PP 77 , P. 163 - 164

Reference (Deposit): BROMFIELD, C.S., BAKER, A.A., CRITTENDEN, M.D. JR., 1970 , GEOL MAP OF HEBER QUAD: USGS MAP GQ - 864

Reference (Production): BOUTWELL, J.M. ( 1912 )


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