Pride of the West Claims

The Pride of the West Claims is a lead and silver mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 5,400 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: Pride of the West Claims  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 5,400 Feet (1,646 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Lead, Silver

Lat, Long: 39.98, -113.16417

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Satelite image of the Pride of the West Claims

Pride of the West Claims MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Pride of the West Claims


Commodity

Primary: Lead
Primary: Silver
Secondary: Zinc


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele


Land Status

Land ownership: Private


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Owner Name: J. F. Cannon
Home Office: Salt Lake City, Ut.


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: Dugway Mountains


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: IRREGULAR


Structure

Type: R
Description: Basin & Range

Type: L
Description: Buckhorn Thrust Fault Is Just To The East


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Dolomite
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Pennsylvanian

Name: Dolomite
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock Unit
Age Young: Late Cambrian


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Galena
Ore: Sphalerite
Ore: Lead
Gangue: Barite
Gangue: Quartz
Gangue: Calcite


Comments

Comment (Workings): PITS, SHORT ADITS, TRENCHES, SHALLOW SHAFTS


References

Reference (Deposit): 1964 GEOLMAP STAATZ & CARR, 1964, USGS PP 41

Reference (Production): EADS, J.P., 1981, UGMS: ON SITE INVESTIGATION

Reference (Deposit): STAATZ, M.H. AND CARR, W.J., 1964, GEOL. AND MIN. DEP. OF THE THOMAS AND DUGWAY RANGES, TOOELE AND JUAB CO.S, UT: U.S.G.S. PROF PAP. 415