Glen Erie Mine

The Glen Erie Mine is a silver, gold, and copper mine located in Piute county, Utah at an elevation of 8,199 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: Glen Erie Mine  

State:  Utah

County:  Piute

Elevation: 8,199 Feet (2,499 Meters)

Commodity: Silver, Gold, Copper

Lat, Long: 38.4092, -112.34060

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Glen Erie Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Glen Erie Mine


Primary: Silver
Primary: Gold
Primary: Copper


State: Utah
County: Piute

Land Status

Land ownership: National Forest
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.


Type: State Lease


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Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Colorado Plateaus
Physiographic Section: High Plateaus Of Utah

Mineral Deposit Model

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Analytical Data

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Reference (Deposit): CALLAGHAN E 1973 MIN RES POTEN PIUTE CO

Reference (Deposit): UT AND ADJ AREA UGMS BULL 102 P 40

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