Douglas

The Douglas is a silver, gold, and lead mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 8,350 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: Douglas  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 8,350 Feet (2,545 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Silver, Gold, Lead

Lat, Long: 40.36083, -112.25083

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Douglas MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Douglas


Commodity

Primary: Silver
Primary: Gold
Primary: Lead


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: Ophir District (Lion Hill)


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Deposit Type: Replacement
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

Not available


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Type: L
Description: On The Western Flank Of The Ophir Anticline


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

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


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Jarosite
Ore: Cerargyrite
Ore: Plumbojarosite


Comments

Comment (Location): NEAR MONARCH GROUP

Comment (Commodity): ORE IS A POROUS QTZ WITH MINERALIZED CAVITIES

Comment (Production): SAID TO BE AT LEAST 1,000 TONS OF 100 - OUNCE ORE.

Comment (Deposit): RESEMBLES THE MONARCH ORES

Comment (Workings): WORKINGS CAVED.

Comment (Geology): GEOL.DESC: ORE IS ASSOCIATED WITH JASPEROIDS


References

Reference (Deposit): BUTLER,B.S. AND OTHERS, 1920, ORE DEPOSITS OF UTAH: USGS PROF. PAPER 111, P. 382.

Reference (Deposit): GILLULY,J., 1932, GEOLOGY & ORE DEPOSITS OF THE STOCKTON AND FAIRFIELD QUADS: USGS PROF. PAPER 173

Reference (Deposit): HUNTLEY, D. B., 1880 , TENTH CENSUS U. S., V. 13 , P. 451

Reference (Deposit): CONSV. COMP. DATE, 03-24-1958