Magnolia Mine

The Magnolia Mine is a lead and silver mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 8,540 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: Magnolia Mine  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 8,540 Feet (2,603 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Lead, Silver

Lat, Long: 40.38917, -112.27806

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Satelite image of the Magnolia Mine

Magnolia Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Magnolia Mine


Commodity

Primary: Lead
Primary: Silver
Secondary: Zinc
Secondary: Copper
Secondary: Gold


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: Ophir District


Land Status

Land ownership: Private


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


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: Oquirrh Mountains


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: UNKNOWN, UNKNOWN


Structure

Type: R
Description: Oquirrh Mtns.

Type: L
Description: Ophir Anticline


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

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

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


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Gold


Comments

Comment (Location): INFO FROM LAND.ST :1977

Comment (Production): A FEW SCORE TONS OF ORE PRODUCED 1922-1932.

Comment (Geology): MINE JUST BELOW LONG TRAIL SHALE MBR. IN BEDS EQUIVALENT TO BEDS AT MONO MINE

Comment (Workings): UPPER AND LOWER WORKINGS SEPERATED BY 300 FT.


References

Reference (Deposit): GILLULY, J., 1932, GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE STOCKTON AND FAIRFIELD QUADRANGLES, UTAH: USGS PROF. PA. 173.

Reference (Deposit): USGS, 1921-1923, MINERAL RESOURES OF THE UNITED STATES

Reference (Production): GILLULY, J., 1932, P. 153.