Mascot Prospect

The Mascot Prospect is a mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 6,250 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: Mascot Prospect  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 6,250 Feet (1,905 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 40.07417, -113.82528

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Satelite image of the Mascot Prospect

Mascot Prospect MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Mascot Prospect
Secondary: Fillmore
Secondary: Mae West


Commodity

Tertiary: Gold
Tertiary: Arsenic
Tertiary: Lead
Tertiary: Tungsten


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: Clifton District


Land Status

Land ownership: Federal


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


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: Deep Creek Mountains


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: SMALL SHOOTS, PIPELIKE


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: Galena
Ore: Scheelite
Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment (Location): SE SE OF NW

Comment (Deposit): SURFACE DIMENSIONS OF ONE PIPE ARE 5 X 3 FT.

Comment (Workings): 20 FT. ADIT, 20 FT SHAFT AND NUMEROUS SMALL PROSPECTS


References

Reference (Deposit): 1973 RECON UNIV OF UTAH PHD DISS., UTAH GEOL. SURV. BULL. 99

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

Reference (Deposit): NOLAN, T.B., 1935, THE GOLD HILL MINING DISTRICT, UTAH: U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY PROF. PA. 177, P. 14

Reference (Deposit): 1935 GEOLMAP NOLAN, PROF. PAPER 177