Pride of the West Claims

The Pride of the West Claims is a lead, zinc, and silver 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: Pride of the West Claims  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

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

Primary Mineral: Lead, Zinc, Silver

Lat, Long: 39.98, -113.16417

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Satelite image of the Pride of the West Claims

Pride of the West Claims MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Pride of the West Claims


Commodity

Primary: Lead
Primary: Zinc
Primary: Silver


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: Dugway District


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Owner Name: Cannon, J. F.


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Discovery Method: Ore-Mineral In Place
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

Not available


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Type: R
Description: Deep Creek-Tintic District Mineral Belt

Type: L
Description: Buckhorn Fault Is Just To The East


Alterations

Alteration Type: L
Alteration Text: Dolomitization


Rocks

Name: Limestone
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Cambrian


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Lead
Ore: Galena
Ore: Sphalerite
Gangue: Barite
Gangue: Quartz
Gangue: Calcite


Comments

Comment (Deposit): FRACTURE FILLINGS, LIMESTONE REPLACEMENTS

Comment (Workings): PITS, SHORT ADITS, TRENCHES, SHALLOW SHAFTS


References

Reference (Deposit): STAATZ, M.H., AND CARR, W.J., 1964, GEOLOGY AND MINERAL DEPOSITS OF THE THOMAS AND DUGWAY RANGES, JUAB AND TOOELE COUNTIES, UTAH: U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY PROFESSIONAL PAPER 415