Queen Prospect

The Queen Prospect is a mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 5,361 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 Prospect  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 5,361 Feet (1,634 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 40.15167, -113.78694

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Satelite image of the Queen Prospect

Queen Prospect MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Queen Prospect


Commodity

Tertiary: Gold


Location

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


Land Status

Land ownership: BLM Administrative Area


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Owner Name: Cloward And Frank


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: IRREGULAR


Structure

Type: R
Description: Basin And Range


Alterations

Alteration Type: L
Alteration Text: Silicification And Calcification


Rocks

Name: Quartz Monzonite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Associated Rock Unit
Age Young: Late Jurassic

Name: Quartz Monzonite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Late Jurassic

Name: Quartz Monzonite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Jurassic


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Gangue: Quartz
Gangue: Limonite


Comments

Comment (Workings): SHORT ADIT, CUTS AND PITS

Comment (Deposit): CRISS-CROSSING QTZ VEINS

Comment (Location): LOCATION GIVEN IS REPRESENTATIVE POINT


References

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

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

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

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