Cliff Mine

The Cliff Mine is a mine located in Tooele county, Utah at an elevation of 7,717 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: Cliff Mine  

State:  Utah

County:  Tooele

Elevation: 7,717 Feet (2,352 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 40.38, -112.26750

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Satelite image of the Cliff Mine

Cliff Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Cliff Mine
Secondary: Buckhorn Mine


Commodity

Tertiary: Zinc
Tertiary: Silver
Tertiary: Lead
Tertiary: Gold
Tertiary: Copper


Location

State: Utah
County: Tooele
District: Ophir District


Land Status

Land ownership: Private


Holdings

Type: Patented


Workings

Type: Underground


Ownership

Owner Name: U-V Industries, University Club Bldg., Slc, 84111
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
Deposit Size: M


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: Chalcopyrite
Unknown: Azurite
Unknown: Cerussite
Unknown: Diopside
Unknown: Epidote
Unknown: Galena
Unknown: Garnet
Unknown: Jarosite
Unknown: Malachite
Unknown: Plumbojarosite
Unknown: Pyrite
Unknown: Sphalerite
Unknown: Tremolite
Unknown: Smithsonite
Unknown: Aurichalcite


Comments

Comment (Workings): A TRAMWAY WAS USED TO REMOVE ORE FROM LOCATION TO CANYON BEL


References

Reference (Deposit): STOCKTON DISTRICT, 1932, U S GEOL SURVEY PROF PAPER 173.