June Bug Prospect

The June Bug Prospect is a iron mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 6,929 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: June Bug Prospect  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 6,929 Feet (2,112 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Iron

Lat, Long: 40.06889, -113.80417

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Satelite image of the June Bug Prospect

June Bug Prospect MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: June Bug Prospect


Commodity

Primary: Iron


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: Clifton District


Land Status

Land ownership: Federal


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Type: Surface/Underground


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

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

Alteration Type: L
Alteration Text: Bleaching


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Not available


Comments

Comment (Location): NW SW OF SE

Comment (Workings): INCLINED SHAFT AND TRENCHES.


References

Reference (Deposit): 1973 RECON UTAH GEOLOGICAL SURVEY BULL 99

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, UTAH: USGS PP. 177

Reference (Deposit): THOMSON K.C., 1973, MINERAL DEPOSITS OF DEEP CREEK MTN. TOOELE AND JUAB CO., UTAH: UTAH GEOL. AND MIN. SURVEY, BULL. 99

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