The Poison Shaft is a uranium mine located in Piute county, Utah at an elevation of 6,499 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.
Elevation: 6,499 Feet (1,981 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Uranium
Lat, Long: 38.49972, -112.21944
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Poison Shaft MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Poison Shaft
District: Durkee District
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Colorado Plateaus
Physiographic Section: High Plateaus Of Utah
Mineral Deposit Model
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Pliocene
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: KERR, P. F., AND OTHERS, 1957 , MARYSVALE, UTAH URANIUM AREA: GSA SPEC. PAPER 64 , P. 7