Carrie Steel Mine

The Carrie Steel Mine is a silver mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 6,850 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: Carrie Steel Mine  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 6,850 Feet (2,088 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Silver

Lat, Long: 40.32472, -112.21639

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Carrie Steel Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Carrie Steel Mine


Commodity

Primary: Silver
Secondary: Gold
Tertiary: Antimony


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: Camp Floyd District (Mercur)


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Type: Underground


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: Strata ( 10-25 Ne Dip ), Three Crevices ( Few Inch Wide, 30 Ft Apart, Running Ne Through The Quartzite ).


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

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


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: ARGENTIFEROUS STIBNITE $100 - $500/TON


Materials

Ore: Cerargyrite
Gangue: Quartz
Gangue: Calcite
Gangue: Iron


Comments

Comment (Production): EST. TO PROD. $83,000 IN AG IN THREE MONTHS

Comment (Workings): THREE TUNNELS WITH DRIFTS TOTALING 1,420 FT.


References

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

Reference (Deposit): SPURR,J. & EMMONS,S.F., 1895, USGS 16TH ANN. REPORT, PT. 2, P. 385.

Reference (Deposit): BUTLER,B.S. AND OTHERS, 1920, ORE DEPOSITS OF UTAH: USGS PROF. PAPER 111, P. 382-383.

Reference (Deposit): HUNTLEY,D.B., 1885, MINING INDUSTRIES OF UTAH: 10TH CENSUS, U.S., VOL. 13, P. 454.