Timpie Canyon

The Timpie Canyon is a mercury mine located in Tooele county, Utah.

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: Timpie Canyon  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Mercury

Lat, Long: 40.45027, -113.12504

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Satelite image of the Timpie Canyon

Timpie Canyon MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Timpie Canyon


Commodity

Primary: Mercury


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele


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
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

Not available


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Cinnabar


Comments

Comment (Deposit): HG ORES IN BRECCIATED DOLOMITE AT HEAD OF TIMPIE CANYON IN THE STANSBURY RANGE. OPERATED IN 1958. ; INFO.SRC : BAILEY E H


References

Reference (Deposit): BAILEY, E.H., USGS, PERSONAL FILES

Reference (Deposit): UTAH GEOL. SOC., 1958, GUIDEBOOK TO THE GEOLOGY OF UTAH, NO. 13

Reference (Deposit): RIGBY, 1958 P. 124-126 U.S. 88TH CONGR. 2ND SESS. 1964 COMM. INTERIOR AND INSULAR AFFAIRS. COMM-PRINT 26-976