Boston Mine

The Boston Mine is a mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 5,705 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: Boston Mine  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 5,705 Feet (1,739 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 40.1478, -113.79940

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Satelite image of the Boston Mine

Boston Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Boston Mine


Commodity

Tertiary: Silver
Tertiary: Lead
Tertiary: Arsenic


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: Gold Hill District


Land Status

Land ownership: BLM Administrative Area


Holdings

Type: Unknown


Workings

Type: Underground


Ownership

Owner Name: Bill Barkley Estate
Percent: 100.0
Home Office: Utah
Info Year: 1976


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Prospect
Operation Type: Surface-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

Unknown: Arsenopyrite
Unknown: Quartz
Unknown: Plumbojarosite
Unknown: Limonite


Comments

Comment (Geology): ADDITIONAL MINERALS ON P. A-8 IS SCORODITE


References

Reference (Deposit): USGS PROF PAPER 177 BY T.B. NOLANDATED 1935