Rex Prospect

The Rex Prospect is a mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 6,161 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: Rex Prospect  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 6,161 Feet (1,878 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 40.11472, -113.82333

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Satelite image of the Rex Prospect

Rex Prospect MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Rex Prospect


Commodity

Tertiary: Gold
Tertiary: Copper


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: Clifton District


Land Status

Land ownership: BLM Administrative Area


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type: Replacement
Operation Type: Unknown
Discovery Method: Unknown
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: Deep Creek Mountains


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: TABULAR TO IRREGULAR


Structure

Type: R
Description: Basin And Range


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Diorite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Late Jurassic

Name: Diorite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Jurassic


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Malachite
Ore: Jarosite
Ore: Limonite
Gangue: Quartz
Gangue: Calcite
Gangue: Tourmaline
Gangue: Orthoclase
Gangue: Actinolite


Comments

Comment (Location): NE NE OF SW

Comment (Workings): SHAFT 6X6X60 FT. DEEP


References

Reference (Reserve-Resource): DOELLING, H.H., 1981, ON SITE INVESTIGATION: UTAH GEOL. AND MIN. SURVEY

Reference (Deposit): 1935 GEOLMAP NOLAN, PROF. PAPER 17

Reference (Production): DOELLING, H.H., 1981, ON SITE INVESTIGATION: UTAH GEO. AND MIN. SURVEY

Reference (Deposit): NOLAN, T.B., 1935, THE GOLD HILL MINING DISTRICTS, UTAH,: USGS PP. 177