Blaine

The Blaine is a lead, zinc, silver, and gold mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 6,299 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: Blaine  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 6,299 Feet (1,920 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Lead, Zinc, Silver, Gold

Lat, Long: 39.9075, -112.71222

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Satelite image of the Blaine

Blaine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Blaine
Secondary: Ida
Secondary: Desert View


Commodity

Primary: Lead
Primary: Zinc
Primary: Silver
Primary: Gold


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: Erickson District


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

Not available


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: SMALL SHOOTS


Structure

Type: L
Description: Reverse Fault (N 10 W, 42 W)


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: 12 TON SAMPLE: 51 % ZN, 13 % PB, 4 OZ/TON AG, 0.021 OZ/TON AU


Materials

Ore: Pyrite
Ore: Galena


Comments

Comment (Production): AMOUNT UNKNOWN

Comment (Workings): OLD SHAFT, THREE TUNNELS

Comment (Geology): GEOL.DESC: QUARTZITE: DARK, WEATHERED, IMPURE. QUARTZITE CONTAINS SEVERAL INTERCALATED GREEN MASSIVE TO SHALY BEDS CONTAINING ABUNDANT CHLORITE, SERICITE AND CALCITE.


References

Reference (Deposit): BUTLER,B.S. AND OTHERS, 1920, ORE DEPOSITS OF UTAH: USGS PROF. PAPER 111

Reference (Deposit): CONSV. COMP. DATE, 03-21-1958