Morgan

The Morgan is a lead and silver mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 8,130 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: Morgan  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 8,130 Feet (2,478 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Lead, Silver

Lat, Long: 39.93667, -112.42306

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Morgan MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Morgan


Commodity

Primary: Lead
Primary: Silver
Tertiary: Gold


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: Blue Bell District


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

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


Physiography

Not available


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Type: L
Description: Surrounding Strata (Nw, 40 Ne)


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Galena
Gangue: Barite


Comments

Comment (Production): TOTAL PRODUCTION IS FROM THE ENTIRE BLUE BELLS DISTRICT

Comment (Workings): ONE INCLINE SHAFT, TWO ADITS

Comment (Geology): GEOL.DESC: A PORPHYRY DIKE IS EXPOSED NE OF THE SHAFT, 200 FT WIDE, TRENDING NW.

Comment (Commodity): CERUSSITE VARIES FROM DARK GREY TO WHITE.


References

Reference (Deposit): BUTLER,B.S. AND OTHERS, 1920, ORE DEPOSITS OF UTAH: USGS PROF. PAPER 111, P. 431.

Reference (Deposit): COHENOUR,R.E., 1959, SHEEPROCK MTNS.: UTAH GEOL. & MIN. SURV., BULL. 63, P. 116.

Reference (Deposit): HEYL,A.V., 1963, OXIDIZED ZINC DEPOSITS OF THE U.S.: USGS BULL. 1135-B, P. 53.

Reference (Deposit): CONSV. COMP. DATE, 03-21-1958

Reference (Production): BUTLER, 1920 , P. 430