Last Chance Mine

The Last Chance Mine is a lead, zinc, and gold mine located in Salt Lake county, Utah at an elevation of 9,501 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: Last Chance Mine  

State:  Utah

County:  Salt Lake

Elevation: 9,501 Feet (2,896 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Lead, Zinc, Gold

Lat, Long: 40.6122, -111.66110

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Satelite image of the Last Chance Mine

Last Chance Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Last Chance Mine


Commodity

Primary: Lead
Primary: Zinc
Primary: Gold


Location

State: Utah
County: Salt Lake


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.


Holdings

Type: Federal Lease


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

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


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Middle Rocky Mountains


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): 1935 USBM MIN YEARBOOK

Reference (Deposit): 02-18-1965 CONSV DIV COMP

Reference (Deposit): USGS PROF PAPER 201 P109