Sabie Mtn. West Prospect

The Sabie Mtn. West Prospect is a iron and manganese mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 6,401 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: Sabie Mtn. West Prospect  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 6,401 Feet (1,951 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Iron, Manganese

Lat, Long: 39.94417, -112.37361

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Sabie Mtn. West Prospect MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Sabie Mtn. West Prospect


Commodity

Primary: Iron
Primary: Manganese


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: West Tintic Area


Land Status

Land ownership: National Forest


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: Sheeprock Mountains


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: TABULAR


Structure

Type: R
Description: Basin And Range

Type: L
Description: Local Faulting


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

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


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Limonite
Ore: Pyrolusite


Comments

Comment (Workings): ONE ADIT, LENGTH APPROXIMATELY 1000 FT. LONG, FLOODED SO HOT ACCESSIBLE

Comment (Location): LOCATION GIVEN IS A REPRESENTATIVE POINT, UNSURVEYED

Comment (Deposit): UNDERLIES ENTIRE QUADRANGLE; SEVERAL HORIZONS OF BRINE ARE EXPECTED


References

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

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