Rube Mine

The Rube Mine is a molybdenum, gold, and copper mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 4,980 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: Rube Mine  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 4,980 Feet (1,518 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Molybdenum, Gold, Copper

Lat, Long: 40.1819, -113.81030

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Satelite image of the Rube Mine

Rube Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Rube Mine
Secondary: Rube Gold


Commodity

Primary: Molybdenum
Primary: Gold
Primary: Copper
Tertiary: Silver
Tertiary: Lead
Tertiary: Arsenic


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele


Land Status

Land ownership: Private


Holdings

Type: Patented


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

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Structure

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Alterations

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Rocks

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Analytical Data

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Materials

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Comments

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References

Reference (Deposit): 1183

Reference (Deposit): HILL DIST TOOELE CO UT UT GEOL AND MINERALOG SURV BULL

Reference (Deposit): EL-SHATOURY HM AND JA WHELAN 1970 MINERALIZATION IN THE GOLD

Reference (Deposit): 177

Reference (Deposit): NOLAN TB 1935 THE GOLD HILL MINING DIST UT USGS PROF PAPER