Surprise

The Surprise is a silver, lead, and zinc mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 7,749 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: Surprise  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 7,749 Feet (2,362 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Silver, Lead, Zinc

Lat, Long: 40.3875, -112.28920

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Satelite image of the Surprise

Surprise MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Surprise


Commodity

Primary: Silver
Primary: Lead
Primary: Zinc


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele


Land Status

Land ownership: State


Holdings

Type: State Lease


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

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


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Great Basin


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Not available


Comments

Not available


References

Reference (Deposit): USGS PROF PAPER 173 P 155-156

Reference (Deposit): USGS MIN RES 1916 1918 1920

Reference (Deposit): USGS TOPO QUAD STOCKTON-15 MIN 1955

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