Horseshoe No. 1 Claim

The Horseshoe No. 1 Claim is a iron and manganese mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 5,269 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: Horseshoe No. 1 Claim  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 5,269 Feet (1,606 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Iron, Manganese

Lat, Long: 40.8375, -112.78389

Map: View on Google Maps


Satelite image of the Horseshoe No. 1 Claim

Horseshoe No. 1 Claim MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Horseshoe No. 1 Claim


Commodity

Primary: Iron
Primary: Manganese


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: Lakeside Mining District


Land Status

Land ownership: BLM Administrative Area


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Type: Surface/Underground


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
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: Lakeside Mountains


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: IRREGULAR


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Limestone
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Mississippian

Name: Limestone
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock Unit
Age Young: Mississippian


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Not available


Comments

Comment (Workings): ONE ADIT TRENDING S74E WITH AN OPEN CUT PERPENDICULAR TO THE ADIT AND ABOVE IT ON THE HILLSIDE: NORTH OF THE ADIT IS A GRAVEL PIT 390 FT. BY 150 FT BY 30 FT. DEEP


References

Reference (Deposit): TESELLE, R., 1974, GEOL. AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE SOUTHERN LAKESIDE MINING DISTRICT: UNPUBLISHED REPORT.

Reference (Deposit): TRIPP, B.T., 1980, ON SITE INVESTIGATION: UTAH GEOL. AND MIN. SURVEY.

Reference (Production): TRIPP, B.T., 1980, ON SITE INVESTIGATION: UTAH GEOL. AND MIN. SURV.