Last Dime Claim Prospect

The Last Dime Claim Prospect is a 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: Last Dime Claim Prospect  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

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

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 40.15806, -113.83222

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Last Dime Claim Prospect MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Last Dime Claim Prospect


Commodity

Tertiary: Gold
Tertiary: Copper


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: Clifton (Gold Hill) District


Land Status

Land ownership: Private


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Type: Surface/Underground


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type: Vein
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

Type: L
Description: Faults And Contacts


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Diorite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Late Jurassic

Name: Diorite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Associated Rock Unit
Age Young: Late Jurassic


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Limonite
Ore: Chalcopyrite
Ore: Jarosite
Gangue: Garnet
Gangue: Calcite


Comments

Comment (Deposit): SEVERAL FISSURES

Comment (Workings): CONSISTS OF A 160 FT ADIT, A 10 FT ADIT, A 20 FT ADIT, AND SOME ADDITIONAL SHALLOW WORKINGS AND PITS


References

Reference (Deposit): DOELLING, H. H., AND H. M. MESSENGER III, 1981, ON-SITE INVESTIGATION: UTAH GEOL. AND MINERAL SURVEY

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

Reference (Deposit): 1935 GEOLMAP NOLAN, PROF. PAPER 177, P1.2

Reference (Deposit): 1981 MINEMAP UGMS, OPEN FILE

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