Monte Carlo Mine

The Monte Carlo Mine is a lead and silver mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 7,402 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: Monte Carlo Mine  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 7,402 Feet (2,256 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Lead, Silver

Lat, Long: 40.64167, -112.59639

Map: View on Google Maps


Satelite image of the Monte Carlo Mine

Monte Carlo Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Monte Carlo Mine


Commodity

Primary: Lead
Primary: Silver


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: Free Coinage District


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type: Replacement
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

Not available


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

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


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: A 6 INCH CUT ASSAY 1.84 % PB, 0.46 % ZN, 0.006 % CU, 0.003 OZ/TON AU, 0.007 OZ/TON AG.


Materials

Ore: Galena
Ore: Plumbojarosite


Comments

Comment (Reserve-Resource): RESERVE OF SEVERAL HUNDRED TONS OF ORE.

Comment (Geology): GEOL.DESC: SULPHIDE ORE IN IRREGULAR PODS & LENSES

Comment (Location): ACC. SW 1/4 SW 1/4 NE 1/4 SECT. 14


References

Reference (Deposit): PERRY,L.I. & MCCARTHY,B.M., 1977, LEAD AND ZINC IN UTAH: UTAH GEOL. & MIN. SURV., ECON. GEOL. SECT., OPEN-FILE REPT. NO. 22, P. 383-389.

Reference (Deposit): CONSV. COMP. DATE, 04-13-1971

Reference (Deposit): RIGBY,K.J., 1958, GEOLOGY OF THE STANSBURY MTNS.: UTAH GEOL. SOC. GUIDEBOOK NO. 13, P. 125.