Alice No. 2 Deposit Prospect

The Alice No. 2 Deposit Prospect is a mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 5,410 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: Alice No. 2 Deposit Prospect  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 5,410 Feet (1,649 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 40.16472, -113.85222

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Satelite image of the Alice No. 2 Deposit Prospect

Alice No. 2 Deposit Prospect MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Alice No. 2 Deposit Prospect


Commodity

Tertiary: Copper


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: Clifton (Gold Hill) District


Land Status

Land ownership: Private


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: Deep Creek Mountains


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: TABULAR, IRREGULAR


Structure

Type: R
Description: Basin And Range

Type: L
Description: Northwest-Striking Fault


Alterations

Alteration Type: L
Alteration Text: Bleaching, Recrystallization Of Ls.


Rocks

Name: Quartz Monzonite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Oligocene

Name: Quartz Monzonite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Associated Rock Unit
Age Young: Oligocene


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Malachite
Gangue: Jarosite


Comments

Comment (Workings): FIVE SCATTERED ADITS OF VARYING LENGTHS(35,40,40,125,100 FT), A 25 FT DEEP VERTICAL SHAFT, AND A VERY SMALL PIT.

Comment (Geology): NOLAN (1935, P1.2) MAPPED TWO QTZ. MONZONITE PLUGS AS INTRUSIONS ALONG AN INFERRED, NORTHEAST-STRIKING FAULT IN THE STREAMBED FED BY CANE SPRING.

Comment (Deposit): ALTHOUGH SOME OF THE WORKINGS, PARTICULARLY A PARTIALLY WATER-FILLED ADIT, WERE NOT ACCESSIBLE, MINERALIZATION WAS WEAK IN MOST OF THE WORKINGS ENTERED.


References

Reference (Deposit): MESSENGER, H. M. III, 1980, ON-SITE INVESTIGATION: UTAH GEOL. AND MINERAL SURVEY

Reference (Deposit): NOLAN, T. B., 1935, THE GOLD HILL MINING DISTRICT, UTAH: U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY PROF. PAPER 177

Reference (Deposit): 1935 GEOLMAP NOLAN, T. B., 1935, PROF. PAPER 177, P1.