Wabash Property

The Wabash Property is a silver mine located in Summit county, Utah at an elevation of 8,120 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: Wabash Property  

State:  Utah

County:  Summit

Elevation: 8,120 Feet (2,475 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Silver

Lat, Long: 40.61889, -111.48944

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Wabash Property MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Wabash Property


Commodity

Primary: Silver
Secondary: Copper
Secondary: Lead


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

Type: L
Description: Fracture Zone Trending N 18 E, Dip 61 Nw.


Alterations

Alteration Type: L
Alteration Text: The Limestone Is Contact Metamorphosed Containing Contact Silicates.


Rocks

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

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


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: 1912 VEIN SAMPLES CONTAIN 12 OZ/TON SILVER


Materials

Not available


Comments

Comment (Workings): WORKINGS BEFORE 1912 INCLUDE AN 800 FT SHAFT WITH LEVELS AT THE 300 AND 600 FT LEVEL.


References

Reference (Deposit): BOUTWELL, J.M., 1912 , GEOL & ORE DEPOSITS OF PARK CITY DIST: USGS PROF PAPER 77 , P. 161 - 163

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


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