Buffalo Mine

The Buffalo Mine is a mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 7,815 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: Buffalo Mine  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 7,815 Feet (2,382 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 40.3603, -112.23920

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Satelite image of the Buffalo Mine

Buffalo Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Buffalo Mine


Commodity

Tertiary: Lead
Tertiary: Silver
Tertiary: Gold
Tertiary: Fluorine-Fluorite
Tertiary: Copper


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: Ophir District


Land Status

Land ownership: Private


Holdings

Type: Located Claim


Workings

Type: Underground


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Discovery Year: 1898
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


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: Malachite
Unknown: Cerussite
Unknown: Chalcopyrite
Unknown: Fluorite
Unknown: Galena
Unknown: Jarosite
Unknown: Limonite
Unknown: Plumbojarosite
Unknown: Pyrite
Unknown: Quartz
Unknown: Calcite
Unknown: Cerargyrite


Comments

Comment (Deposit): 75 ORE IS A MINOR OCCURRENCE


References

Reference (Deposit): THE STOCKTON DISTRICT, 1932, US GEOLOGICAL SURVEY PROF PAPER 173