Scranton

The Scranton is a mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 6,329 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: Scranton  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 6,329 Feet (1,929 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 40.05, -112.19830

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Satelite image of the Scranton

Scranton MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Scranton
Secondary: South Essex Number 2
Secondary: Del Monte
Secondary: Magazine Tunnel
Secondary: South Essex Number 1


Commodity

Tertiary: Zinc
Tertiary: Silver
Tertiary: Lead


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: Tintic District


Land Status

Land ownership: Private


Holdings

Type: Patented


Workings

Type: Underground


Ownership

Owner Name: Scranton Lead-Zinc Co.
Percent: 100.0
Home Office: Utah
Info Year: 1976


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

Unknown: Hemimorphite
Unknown: Smithsonite
Unknown: Sphalerite
Unknown: Wad
Unknown: Calcite
Unknown: Cerussite
Unknown: Dolomite
Unknown: Galena
Unknown: Hematite
Unknown: Kaolinite
Unknown: Limonite
Unknown: Quartz


Comments

Not available


References

Reference (Deposit): USGS P.P. 107 PAGE 267-272