Silver Prospect

The Silver Prospect is a mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 7,999 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: Silver Prospect  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 7,999 Feet (2,438 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 40.00167, -113.86250

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Satelite image of the Silver Prospect

Silver Prospect MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Silver Prospect


Commodity

Tertiary: Copper
Tertiary: Lead


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: Willow Springs Area


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: TABULAR


Structure

Type: R
Description: Basin And Range


Alterations

Alteration Type: L
Alteration Text: Minor Silicification


Rocks

Name: Limestone
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Cambrian


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Lead


Comments

Comment (Location): SE SE OF NW UNSURVEYED

Comment (Workings): RELATIVELY SMALL AMOUNT OF SHALLOW WORK


References

Reference (Deposit): NOLAN, T.B., 1935, THE GOLD HILL MINING DISTRICT, UTAH: U.S. GEOL. SURV. PROF. PA. 177, P. 168

Reference (Deposit): THOMSON, K.C., 1973, MINERAL DEPOSITS OF THE DEEP CREEK MTN., TOOELE AND JUAB CO.: UGMS BULL. 99

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

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

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