Queen of the Hills Mine

The Queen of the Hills Mine is a mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 8,366 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: Queen of the Hills Mine  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 8,366 Feet (2,550 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 40.3847, -112.28830

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Satelite image of the Queen of the Hills Mine

Queen of the Hills Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Queen of the Hills Mine


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


State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: Ophir 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: Enos Wall Jeffs 19510 Wells Drive,Tarzana, Ca. 91356
Percent: 100.0
Home Office: California
Info Year: 1976


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Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Discovery Year: 1870
Years of Production:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


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: Galena
Unknown: Calcite
Unknown: Cerussite
Unknown: Hematite
Unknown: Limonite
Unknown: Malachite
Unknown: Plumbojarosite
Unknown: Smithsonite
Unknown: Sphalerite
Unknown: Tetrahedrite
Unknown: Azurite


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Reference (Deposit): STOCKTON DISTRICT, 1932, U S GEOL SURV. PROF PAPER 173, P 15