The Lost Josephine Prospect is a mine located in Sanpete county, Utah at an elevation of 6,801 feet.
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Elevation: 6,801 Feet (2,073 Meters)
Lat, Long: 39.36139, -111.70333
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Lost Josephine Prospect MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Lost Josephine Prospect
District: San Pitch Mountains
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Colorado Plateaus
Physiographic Section: High Plateaus Of Utah
Mineral Deposit Model
Alteration Text: The Conglomerate Has Been Shattered By Faulting And Contains Veinlets Of Pyrite And Calcite.
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Cretaceous
|Comment: A LIMONITE GOSSAN OCCURS IN THE WEATHERED SURFACE.|
|Comment: WORKINGS CONSIST OF AN ADIT 175 FT. LONG IN A S 45 W DIRECTION.|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: PRATT, A. R. AND CALLAGHAN, E., 1970 , LAND AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF SANPETE CO.: UTAH GEOL. & MIN. SURV. BULL. 85 , P. 55 - 56