Evans Lime Quarry

The Evans Lime Quarry is a manganese mine located in Salt Lake county, Utah at an elevation of 5,135 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: Evans Lime Quarry  

State:  Utah

County:  Salt Lake

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

Site Name

Primary: Evans Lime Quarry


Commodity

Primary: Manganese


Location

State: Utah
County: Salt Lake


Land Status

Land ownership: Military Reservation
Note: the land ownership field only identifies whether the area the mine is in is generally on public lands like Forest Service or BLM land, or if it is in an area that is generally private property. It does not definitively identify property status, nor does it indicate claim status or whether an area is open to prospecting. Always respect private property.


Holdings

Type: Federal Lease


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Producer
Operation Type: Surface
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Great Basin


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Not available


Comments

Not available


References

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