South Mountain Shaft

The South Mountain Shaft is a mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 5,161 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: South Mountain Shaft  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 5,161 Feet (1,573 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 40.485, -112.39333

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Satelite image of the South Mountain Shaft

South Mountain Shaft MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: South Mountain Shaft


Commodity

Tertiary: Manganese


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: South Mountain Area.


Land Status

Land ownership: Private


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Type: Underground


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Discovery Method: Ore-Mineral In Place
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Great Basin
Physiographic Detail: Uinta Extension


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: IRREGULAR


Structure

Type: R
Description: Wasatch Fault


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Quartzite
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Permian


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Not available


Comments

Not available


References

Reference (Deposit): TRIPP, B.T., 1981, ON SITE INVESTIGATION: UTAH GEOL. AND MIN. SURV

Reference (Production): TRIPP, B.T., 1981, ON SITE INVESTIGATION=UTAH GEOL. AND MIN. SURV.