Yellow Hammer North Prospect

The Yellow Hammer North Prospect is a mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 6,276 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: Yellow Hammer North Prospect  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 6,276 Feet (1,913 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 40.12028, -113.82500

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Satelite image of the Yellow Hammer North Prospect

Yellow Hammer North Prospect MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Yellow Hammer North Prospect
Secondary: Venus Copperopolis


Commodity

Tertiary: Tungsten
Tertiary: Gold
Tertiary: Copper
Tertiary: Silver


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: Clifton District


Land Status

Land ownership: BLM Administrative Area


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

Not available


Rocks

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

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


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Scheelite
Ore: Chalcopyrite
Ore: Malachite
Gangue: Orthoclase
Gangue: Albite
Gangue: Chlorite
Gangue: Calcite
Gangue: Quartz
Gangue: Apatite
Gangue: Tourmaline
Gangue: Muscovite


Comments

Comment (Location): SECTION SUBDIVISIONS SE 1/4 NE 1/4 NW 1/4

Comment (Deposit): SCATTERED MINERALIZATION ALONG SEVERAL TRENDS OF FISSURES.

Comment (Workings): MANY PITS AND SHAFTS, 325 FT OF ADITS AND CROSSCUTS


References

Reference (Reserve-Resource): DOELLING, H.H., 1981, ON SITE INVESTIGATION: UTAH GEOL. AND MIN. SURVEY

Reference (Deposit): 1935 GEOLMAP NOLAN, PROF PAPER 17

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

Reference (Deposit): NOLAN, T.B., 1935, THE GOLD HILL MINING DISTRICT: USGS PP. 177