New Baltimore Mine

The New Baltimore Mine is a gold, lead, and silver mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 5,518 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 Baltimore Mine  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 5,518 Feet (1,682 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold, Lead, Silver

Lat, Long: 40.13583, -113.79861

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New Baltimore Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: New Baltimore Mine


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Primary: Lead
Primary: Silver
Secondary: Zinc
Secondary: Copper


Location

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


Land Status

Land ownership: Private


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Type: Surface/Underground


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
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


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Diorite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Late Jurassic

Name: Diorite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Host Rock Unit
Age Young: Late Jurassic

Name: Diorite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Eocene


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: 22 TONS CONTAINED 0.02 OUNCE AU, 53 OUNCES SILVER AND 47 PERCENT LEAD.


Materials

Ore: Galena
Ore: Pyrite
Ore: Malachite
Ore: Anglesite
Ore: Sphalerite
Ore: Mimetite
Ore: Plumbojarosite
Ore: Cerussite
Gangue: Chlorite
Gangue: Quartz
Gangue: Calcite
Gangue: Limonite
Gangue: Sericite


Comments

Comment (Workings): WORKINGS CONSIST OF TRENCHES TO 25 FT IN DEPTH ALONG THE FULL 450 FT. AN ADIT UNDERLIES AND PARALLELS THE TRENCHES FOR 200 FT.

Comment (Deposit): ORE SHOOTS IN 10 FT ZONE RANGE IN THICKNESS FROM A FEW INCHES TO A FOOT IN THICKNESS.


References

Reference (Analytical Data): SRC.REF: NOLAN, 1935, GOLD HILL MINING DISTRICT; USGS P.P. 177

Reference (Production): NOLAN, 1935, THE GOLD HILL MINING DISTRICT: USGS PROF. PAPER 177

Reference (Reserve-Resource): MESSENGER, H.M. III, 1981, ON SITE INVESTIGATION: UTAH GEOL. AND MINERAL SURVEY

Reference (Deposit): NOLAN, T.B., 1935, THE GOLD HILL MINING DISTRICT; U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY PROF. PAPER 177

Reference (Deposit): DOELLING, H.H., AND H.M. MESSENGER III, 1981, ON-SITE INVESTIGATION UTAH GEOL. AND MINERAL SURVEY

Reference (Deposit): 1935 GEOLMAP NOLAN PROF. PAPER 177, PL. 2

Reference (Deposit): 1935 RECON NOLAN, T.B., PROF. PAPER 177, P. 149