Four Metals

The Four Metals is a mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 4,961 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: Four Metals  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 4,961 Feet (1,512 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 39.9969, -113.18530

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Four Metals MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Four Metals
Secondary: Silver King


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


State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: Dugway District

Land Status

Land ownership: BLM Administrative Area
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: Warren, Donald B.
Percent: 100.0
Home Office: 247 Culver Road Rochester, New York
Info Year: 1976


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Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
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: Argentite
Unknown: Sphalerite
Unknown: Smithsonite
Unknown: Quartz
Unknown: Pyrite
Unknown: Limonite
Unknown: Galena
Unknown: Chlorite
Unknown: Chalcanthite
Unknown: Cerussite
Unknown: Calcite
Unknown: Barite
Unknown: Hematite


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Reference (Deposit): USGS PRO. PAPER 415 BY M.H. STAATZ AND W.J. CARR PG. 170-173

Reference (Deposit): SALT LAKE MINING REVIEW NOV. 30, 1916 PG. 14

Reference (Deposit): USGS BULL. 1135-B BY A.V. HEYL PG. 31 (1963)