Sultana

The Sultana is a lead and silver mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 8,150 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: Sultana  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 8,150 Feet (2,484 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Lead, Silver

Lat, Long: 39.97556, -112.52000

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Sultana MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Sultana


Commodity

Primary: Lead
Primary: Silver


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: Columbia District


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Producer
Deposit Type: Vein
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: Slate
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Cambrian


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: 1912 : 60 CENTS/TON AU, 5 OZ/TON AG, 48 % PB, 28 % FE.


Materials

Ore: Limonite
Ore: Galena
Ore: Pyrite


Comments

Comment (Production): PROD 1916; 1946 100 TONS MINED IN 1914

Comment (Workings): THREE ADITS TOTAL GT 400 FT


References

Reference (Deposit): BUTLER,B.S. AND OTHERS, 1920, ORE DEPOSITS OF UTAH: USGS PROF. PAPER 111, P. 429.

Reference (Deposit): USGS MIN. RES. 1916; 1946

Reference (Deposit): COHENOUR,R.E., 1959, SHEEPROCK MTNS.: UTAH GEOL. & MIN. SURV., BULL. 63, P. 115.

Reference (Deposit): CONSV. COMP. DATE, 02-18-1965