Consolidated Mercur Co.

The Consolidated Mercur Co. is a gold mine located in Tooele county, Utah.

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: Consolidated Mercur Co.  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 40.32741, -112.22120

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Consolidated Mercur Co. MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Consolidated Mercur Co.
Secondary: Mercur
Secondary: Brickyard
Secondary: Golden Gate Mines


Commodity

Primary: Gold


Location

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


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

Not available


Mineral Deposit Model

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Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

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


Analytical Data

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Materials

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Comments

Comment (Location): OPERATES THE MERCUR, GOLDEN GATE, AND BRICKYARD MINES. LOOK UP THE INDIVIDUAL MINES FOR DESCRIPTION

Comment (Production): PROD. 1933-34, 1936; EST. TOTAL PROD. TO 1959 $16,500,000

Comment (Deposit): SIX ORE BEARING BEDS, THREE PRINCIPAL BEDS ARE MERCUR VEIN, MIDDLE STREAK, AND UPPER VEIN.

Comment (Geology): GEOL.DESC: ASSOCIATED WITH JASPEROID ALTERATION


References

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

Reference (Deposit): USBM MIN. YEARBOOK 1934, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1940

Reference (Deposit): BISSELL,H.J., 1959, GEOLOGY OF THE S. OQUIRRH MTNS. & FIVEMILE PASS-N. BOULTER MTN. AREA: UTAH GEOL. SOC. GUIDEBOOK NO. 14, P. 220.

Reference (Deposit): ALLEN, R. H., 1910 , MINES AND MILLS OF THE CONSOLIDATED MERCUR MINES CO.: ENGR. AND MINING JOURNAL, VOL 89 , JUNE 18 , 1910 , P. 1273 - 1277