Wild Goose Spring Prospect

The Wild Goose Spring Prospect is a mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 5,331 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: Wild Goose Spring Prospect  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 5,331 Feet (1,625 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 40.09222, -113.77917

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Satelite image of the Wild Goose Spring Prospect

Wild Goose Spring Prospect MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Wild Goose Spring Prospect
Secondary: Minnehaha


Commodity

Tertiary: Gold


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: Clifton District


Land Status

Land ownership: State


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Type: Surface/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: 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

Gangue: Quartz
Gangue: Aragonite


Comments

Comment (Deposit): SEVERAL SHORT FISSURES

Comment (Location): SW NE OF NE

Comment (Workings): ALSO 2 SHORT DECLINES, 3 AND 10 FT IN LENGTH, SOME SHALLOW PITS


References

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

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

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