Carnation Mine

The Carnation Mine is a mine located in Juab county, Utah at an elevation of 5,492 feet.

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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: Carnation Mine  

State:  Utah

County:  Juab

Elevation: 5,492 Feet (1,674 Meters)


Lat, Long: 39.8506, -113.45360

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Carnation Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Carnation Mine
Secondary: Wilson Mine


Tertiary: Zinc
Tertiary: Lead
Tertiary: Silver
Tertiary: Gold


State: Utah
County: Juab
District: Fish Springs District

Land Status

Land ownership: Private
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: Patented


Type: Underground


Owner Name: R. W. Rosebraugh And A. Edsel Christensen C/O F. W. Chris
Percent: 25.00
Home Office: Utah
Info Year: 1976

Owner Name: Marianna Harris And Louise Christensen
Percent: 75.00
Home Office: Utah
Info Year: 1976


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Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Prospect
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Significant: N


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

Mineral Deposit Model

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Analytical Data

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Unknown: Anglesite
Unknown: Cerussite
Unknown: Limonite
Unknown: Plumbojarosite


Comment (Deposit): FROM A-3, C/O F.W. CHRISTIANSEN,2320 NEFFS LANE, S.L.C., UTA


Reference (Deposit): USGS PRO. PAPER 111 BY B.S. BUTLER PAGE 469 (1920)

Reference (Deposit): USGS BULL. 1135-B BY A.V. HEYL PAGE 32 (1963)

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