Hastings No. 2 and No. 3

The Hastings No. 2 and No. 3 is a silver and copper mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 6,240 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: Hastings No. 2 and No. 3  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 6,240 Feet (1,902 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Silver, Copper

Lat, Long: 40.93583, -113.79361

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Satelite image of the Hastings No. 2 and No. 3

Hastings No. 2 and No. 3 MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Hastings No. 2 and No. 3


Commodity

Primary: Silver
Primary: Copper


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: Silver Island District


Land Status

Land ownership: BLM Administrative Area


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Type: Surface/Underground


Ownership

Owner Name: Hal D. Bills


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: Silver Island Mountains


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: TABULAR


Structure

Type: L
Description: Campbell Peak Anticline


Alterations

Alteration Type: L
Alteration Text: Hematization, Silicification


Rocks

Name: Lamprophyre
Role: Associated
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Devonian

Name: Lamprophyre
Role: Associated
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Pliocene

Name: Lamprophyre
Role: Associated
Age Type: Associated Rock Unit
Age Young: Pliocene

Name: Lamprophyre
Role: Associated
Age Type: Host Rock Unit
Age Young: Late Devonian


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Malachite
Gangue: Quartz
Gangue: Calcite
Gangue: Hematite
Gangue: Pyrolusite


Comments

Comment (Deposit): ADIT A - 5 FT. BRECCIA ZONE N 10 E: 75 SE ADIT B 4 FT. BRECCIA ZONE N 14 E VERTICAL, ADIT C - FOLLOWS IRON STAINED LAMPROPHYRE DIKE N 40 E: 55 NW, SHAFT D - INCLINE FOLLOWS BRECCIA ZONE N 22 E 48 NW SHAFT E - INCLINE FOLLOWS LAMPROPHYRE N 30 E 70 SE. ADIT F - FOLLOWS BRECCIA ZONE N 52 W 70 SW

Comment (Workings): ONE OPEN CUT, TWO INCLINE SHAFTS, AND THREE ADITS


References

Reference (Production): MESSENGER, H.M., 1980, ON SITE INVESTIGATION: UTAH GEOL. AND MINERAL SURVEY.

Reference (Deposit): MESSENGER, H.M., 1980, ON SITE INVESTIGATION: UTAH GEOLOGICAL AND MINERAL SURVEY.

Reference (Deposit): SCHAEFFER, F.E., 1960, GEOL. OF THE SILVER ISLAND MTS.: UTAH GEOLOGICAL ASSN. GUIDEBOOK 15