New York Claim

The New York Claim is a mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 6,138 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: New York Claim  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 6,138 Feet (1,871 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 40.19639, -113.87583

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New York Claim MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: New York Claim


Commodity

Tertiary: Silver
Tertiary: Lead
Tertiary: Gold
Tertiary: Arsenic


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: Clifton (Gold Hill) District


Land Status

Land ownership: BLM Administrative Area


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type: Replacement Vein
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: Deep Creek Mountains


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: TABULAR


Structure

Type: R
Description: Basin And Range

Type: L
Description: N60w-Striking, Right Lateral-Slip Fault North Of The Workings


Alterations

Alteration Type: L
Alteration Text: Bleaching, Recrystallization, Silication


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: 8-9 PERCENT PB.
Analytical Data: AG, 12 OZ. PER TON
Analytical Data: ASSAYS BY 1927 OWNERS AFTER DEVELOPMENT WORK IN THE SAME YEAR: AU, $4.40 PER TON


Materials

Ore: Plumbojarosite
Gangue: Hematite
Gangue: Wollastonite
Gangue: Limonite


Comments

Comment (Workings): FOUR SHAFTS (TWO WITHIN 19 FT. OF EACH OTHER), A 35 FT. LONG CUT, AND A N22W-TRENDING, 175 FT. LONG ADIT WITH TWO WINZES (30 AND 40 FT. DEEP) AND A 30 FT. RAISE.

Comment (Location): SE OF SW OF SE 1/4

Comment (Deposit): REPLACEMENT VEINS, 1-4 FT. WIDE, ALONG GENERALLY NORTHWEST-STRIKING FISSURES.


References

Reference (Analytical Data): SRC.REF: NOLAN, T.B., 1935, USGS PROF. PAPER 177, P. 143

Reference (Deposit): MESSENGER, H.M. III, 1980, ON-SITE-INVESTIGATION: UTAH GEOLOGIC AND MINERAL SURVEY

Reference (Deposit): NOLAN, T.B., 1935, THE GOLD HILL MINING DISTRICT, UTAH: U.S.G.S. PROFESSIONAL PAPER NO. 177, P. 143.

Reference (Deposit): 1935 GEOLMAP NOLAN, T.B., USGS PROF. PAPER 177

Reference (Deposit): 1980 MINEMAP UGMS; OPEN FILE

Reference (Production): MESSENGER, H.M. III, 1980, ON-SITE-INVESTIGATION: UTAH GEOLOGICAL AND MINERAL SURVEY