New Park Mine

The New Park Mine is a gold mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 5,180 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: New Park Mine  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 5,180 Feet (1,579 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 39.99639, -113.20694

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Satelite image of the New Park Mine

New Park Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: New Park Mine


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Tertiary: Copper


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: Dugway District


Land Status

Land ownership: BLM Administrative Area


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Owner Name: J. F. Cannon
Home Office: Salt Lake City, Ut.


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Discovery Method: Ore-Mineral In Place
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

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


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: IRREGULAR


Structure

Type: R
Description: Basin And Range

Type: L
Description: Small Fissures


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Rhyodacite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Pliocene

Name: Rhyodacite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Mississippian

Name: Rhyodacite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Host Rock Unit
Age Young: Mississippian


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Malachite
Ore: Gold
Ore: Chalcopyrite
Gangue: Pyrite


Comments

Comment (Production): PERSONAL COMMUNICATION WITH MILO KILLIAN-LESSOR OF MUCH OF THE AREA

Comment (Workings): WORKINGS CONSIST OF A 60 DEG INCLINED SHAFT, 9 FT. X 8 FT., 50 FT DEEP.


References

Reference (Production): EADS, J.P., 1981, UGMS, ON SITE INVEST.

Reference (Deposit): 1964 GEOLMAP STAATZ & CARR, 1964, USGS PP 41

Reference (Deposit): STAATZ, M.H. AND CARR, W.J., 1964, GEOL. AND MIN. DEPOSITS OF THE THOMAS AND DUGWAY RANGES; TOOELE AND JUAB, CO., U.S.G.S. PROF PAP. 415