The Evans Lime Quarry is a manganese mine located in Salt Lake county, Utah at an elevation of 5,135 feet.
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Elevation: 5,135 Feet (1,565 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Manganese
Lat, Long: 40.4464, -111.94560
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Evans Lime Quarry MRDS details
Primary: Evans Lime Quarry
County: Salt Lake
Land ownership: Military Reservation
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Type: Federal Lease
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Producer
Operation Type: Surface
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): MTS THESIS U OF U
Reference (Deposit): 1963 ECON GEOL VOL 58 NO 1 P28-29
Reference (Deposit): 1932 MARSELL GEOLOGY OF THE JORDON NARROWS REGION TRAVERSE
Reference (Deposit): 1951 USGS BULL 97-A P34 AND 35