The (Facility) International Smeltershut Down is a gold mine located in Salt Lake county, Utah at an elevation of 5,361 feet.
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Elevation: 5,361 Feet (1,634 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Gold
Lat, Long: 40.5728, -112.22670
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(Facility) International Smeltershut Down MRDS details
Primary: (Facility) International Smeltershut Down
County: Salt Lake
Land ownership: Private
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Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Plant
Plant Type: Smelter
Operation Type: Processing Plant
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Great Basin
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference (Deposit): OWNER-INT SMELTING & REF CO (THE ANACONDA CO)
Reference (Deposit): MESA MET-NONMET MINE FILE REF UGMS BUL 101