Sparrowhawk

The Sparrowhawk is a antimony and silver mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 6,801 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: Sparrowhawk  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 6,801 Feet (2,073 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Antimony, Silver

Lat, Long: 40.32194, -112.21139

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Sparrowhawk MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Sparrowhawk


Commodity

Primary: Antimony
Primary: Silver


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: 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

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Plutonic Rock
Role: Associated
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Mississippian

Name: Plutonic Rock
Role: Associated
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Pliocene


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Stibnite
Ore: Cerargyrite


Comments

Comment (Commodity): ORE SIMILAR TO CARRIE STEELE

Comment (Production): $300,000 PRODUCTION TO 1880


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., 1885 , MINING IND. OF UTAH: TENTH CENSUS U. S., V. 13 , P. 455

Reference (Deposit): SPURR,J. & EMMONS,S.F., 1895, USGS 16TH ANN. REPORT, PT. 2, P. 356.