Glenda Mine

The Glenda Mine is a gold mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 5,551 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: Glenda Mine  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 5,551 Feet (1,692 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 40.15667, -113.85889

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Satelite image of the Glenda Mine

Glenda Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Glenda Mine


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Secondary: Arsenic
Secondary: Lead
Secondary: Copper


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: Clifton (Gold Hill) 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: 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: Deep Creek Mountains


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: TABULAR


Structure

Type: R
Description: Basin And Range


Alterations

Alteration Type: L
Alteration Text: Sericitization


Rocks

Name: Diorite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Late Jurassic

Name: Diorite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Associated Rock Unit
Age Young: Late Jurassic


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Galena
Ore: Jarosite
Ore: Malachite
Ore: Pyrite
Gangue: Calcite


Comments

Comment (Location): 1700-1800 FT. EAST OF U.S. MINE

Comment (Commodity): SILVER MAY ALSO BE PRESENT.

Comment (Deposit): SEVERAL FISSURE VEINS, MOST STRIKE N20-40W AND DIP 30-40 DEGREES SW

Comment (Workings): PRINCIPAL WORKING IS 300 FT ADIT WITH 155 FOOT DECLINE. SEVERAL SHORT ADITS, DECLINES, VERTICAL SHAFTS AND PITS

Comment (Deposit): PRINCIPAL WORKING IS NOT SHOWN ON NOLAN'S GEOLOGIC MAP ; INFO.SRC : 3 FIELD OBSERV; 2 UNPUB REPT; 1 PUB LIT


References

Reference (Reserve-Resource): MESSENGER, H. M. III, 1981, ON SITE INVESTIGATION: UTAH GEOL. AND MINERAL SURVEY

Reference (Deposit): DOELLING, H. H., AND H. M. MESSENGER III, 1981, 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, PROF. PAPER 177, P1.

Reference (Production): MESSENGER, H. M. III, 1981, ON SITE INVESTIGATION: UTAH GEOL. AND MINERAL SURVEY