Iron Claims

The Iron Claims is a iron mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 6,099 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: Iron Claims  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 6,099 Feet (1,859 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Iron

Lat, Long: 40.11528, -113.90194

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Iron Claims MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Iron Claims
Secondary: Iron Blowout


Commodity

Primary: Iron


Location

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


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

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


Physiography

Not available


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: SPOTTY


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

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


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: CHEMICAL ANALYSIS: 41.4 % FE, 24.2 % SIO2 , 0.01 % S, 0.015 % P, 0.29 % MN


Materials

Ore: Limonite
Ore: Goethite
Ore: Hematite


Comments

Comment (Commodity): ORE RANGES FROM HARD SILICEOUS TO SOFT FRIABLE VARIETIES

Comment (Reserve-Resource): LESS THAN 200 TONS

Comment (Workings): 60 FT TEST PIT

Comment (Location): 4 UNPATENTED CLAIMS


References

Reference (Deposit): BULLOCK,K.C., 1970, IRON DEPOSITS OF UTAH: UTAH GEOL. & MIN. SURV., BULL. 88, P. 75.

Reference (Deposit): THOMSON, K. C., 1973 , MINERAL DEPOSITS OF THE DEEP CK MTNS, TOOELE & JUAB CO, UTAH: UTAH GEOL & MINER. SURV. BULL 99 , P. 23

Reference (Deposit): CONSV. COMP. DATE, 06-29-1971