Mineral deposits of the Deep Creek Mountains, Tooele and Juab Counties, Utah

by K. C. Thomson

Publisher: Utah Geological and Mineralogical Survey in [Salt Lake City]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 76 Downloads: 41
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  • Utah,
  • Deep Creek Mountains.

Subjects:

  • Mines and mineral resources -- Utah -- Deep Creek Mountains.

Edition Notes

Statementby K. C. Thomson.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQE169 .A3 no. 99, TN24.U8 .A3 no. 99
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 76 p.
Number of Pages76
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5169703M
LC Control Number74621184

Guidebook to mineral deposits of southwestern Utah, , I.A.G.O.D. Meeting: International Association on the Genesis of Ore Deposits, Field Excursion C-2 Dog Valley Peak, Cinder Crater, and Cove Fort] quadrangle, west-central Utah; Geologic map of the Deep Creek Mountains wilderness study area, Tooele and Juab Counties, Utah; Geologic map. Filter silver mines by commodity, disposition, development status, and record type in Tooele County, Utah. Quick Facts Antimony, Arsenic, Barium-Barite, Beryllium, and Bismuth mines located in Tooele County, Utah. Tooele County, Utah Mines. About the MRDS Mines Database: 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. Vernon Creek Prospect. Victor Claim. Victory No 1. La Sal Mountains - In glacial deposits and streams of Miners Basin, Wilson Mesa, Bald Mesa, and around North Mountain. San Juan River - From the mouth of Montezuma Creek west to Lake Powell. Tushar Mountains - In Mill Creek on the north flank of Signal Peak and near the mouth of Pine Gulch Creek in Bullion Canyon.

of this range and are separated from the Sheep Rock Mountains on the south by Point Look Out Pass and the Stansbury Mountains on the north by Johnson Pass. The Onaqui Mountains consist mainly of low rugged hills with a maxi- m altitude of feet above sea level on the summit of Grasshopper ~id~e* (~ig s. 2 and 3).File Size: 4MB.   The state of Utah is unique in having representative strata of every era, so the book from front to back is a more or less seamless journey through time. On the way Stokes gives excellent reviews of the fossils, mineral deposits, and scenery, along with 5/5(4).   Abstract: The Fish Springs Range Wilderness Study Area (UT) includes most of the Fish Springs Range and is located north of the House Range, about 50 miles northwest of the city of Delta, Utah. A mineral resource study of acre area was completed in by the U.S. Geological Survey and U.S. Bureau of Mines. The northwestern and southeastern parts of the Author: David A. Lindsey, David R. Zimbelman, David L. Campbell, Robert J. Bisdorf, Joseph S. Duval, Kenneth. Gold Hill Mine (Western Utah Mine), Gold Hill, Gold Hill Mining District (Clifton Mining District), Tooele Co., Utah, USA: A former As-Cu-Au-Pb-Ag-Zn-W-Ba (baryte) mine located in sec. 6, T8S, R17W, SLM, ( feet, S78E of Gold Hill Town Road intersection), about 30 miles SW of Wendover, Utah, on private (patented) land.

The House Range of mountains in the west desert of Utah has a small area where fine placer gold was mined from in the 's through the 's. The two locations to check are Miller canyon on the southeast end of the range, just north of highway 6 - high and Amasa Valley just north of . Gold Hill, Utah inclu nearby mines. Gold Hill is a small unincorporated community in far western Tooele County in the U.S. state of Utah near the Nevada state line. The town located near the Deep Creek Mountains was the center of a mining district that was active in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries producing gold. Mining In Tooele County, Utah Map. Click map for an interactive map. records of mineral occurrences of observable ore Vernon Tooele U 1, 20, 34, 21 2 Lofgreen Tooele U 1, 20, 34, 26 2 Ophir Tooele U 1, 17, 31, 24 93 5 Stockton Tooele.   A very unique trip to the largest obsidian beds you'll likely find in the desert Southwest and to 2 neat fumarole's next to a geothermal plant, and .

Mineral deposits of the Deep Creek Mountains, Tooele and Juab Counties, Utah by K. C. Thomson Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Deep Creek Mountains, located in the Basin and Range Province, lie on the Utah-Nevada border in Tooele and Juab Counties about 40 miles south of Wendover, Utah. Excluding those of Tertiary and Quaternary age, rocks in the range are chiefly sedimentary and metamorphic, Precambrian to Permian in age, intruded by the Gold Hill quartz monzonite stock in the north end, and the Ibapah granite.

Mineral deposits of the Deep Creek Mountains, Tooele and Juab Counties, Utah (Thesis and maps) Date: Description: The Deep Creek Mountains, located Mineral deposits of the Deep Creek Mountains the Basin and Range Province, lie on the Utah-Nevada border in Tooele and Juab Counties about 40 miles south of Wendover, Utah.

Get this from a library. Mineral deposits of the Deep Creek Mountains, Tooele and Juab Counties, Utah. [K C Thomson]. Mineral deposits of the Deep Creek Mountains, Tooele and Juab Counties, Utah (Google Earth map overlay KMZ file) Date: Description: These georeferenced KMZ files are part of Kenneth Clair Thomson's thesis "Mineral deposits of the Deep Creek Mountains, Tooele and Juab Counties, Utah (Google Earth map overlay KMZ file)".

mineral concentrate sample localities, and anomalous elements in the Deep Creek Mountains Wilderness Study Area, Juab and Tooele Counties, Utah. FIGURES Maps showing: 1. Location of Deep Creek Mountains Wilderness Study Area C2 2. Summary of mineral resource potential of the Deep Creek Mountains Wilderness Study Area C4 by: 2.

The Indian Creek, Bridger Jack Mesa, and Butler Wash Wilderness Study Areas are located in San Juan County, southeastern Utah. These areas consist of nearly flat-lying sedimentary rocks of Paleozoic and Mesozoic age that are in places extensively faulted, forming horsts and grabens, or they are gently domed by flowage of the bedded salts of the Paradox Member of the Hermosa Formation.

Report of Investigations The Economic Geology section of the Utah Geological and Mineral Survey (UGMS) was requested to report on known mineral deposits, past and present mineral production, and to evaluate the future mineral potential of lands in the Deep Creek Mountains of Juab County withdrawn by the U.

Bureau of Land Management (B. M.) as a critical environmental area. The Deep Creek Range, (often refereed to as the Deep Creek Mountains (Goshute: Pi'a-roi-ya-bi), are a mountain range in the Great Basin located in extreme western Tooele and Juab counties in Utah, United States.

The range trends north-south, (with a curl to the west at the southern end, 16% of range in White Pine County, Nevada), and is composed of granite in its central highest : Ibapah Peak. Mineral resources of the Deep Creek Mountains Wilderness Study Area, Juab and Tooele counties, Utah Bulletin C By: Constance J.

Nutt, David R. Zimbelman, David L. Campbell, Joseph S. Duval, and Brian J. Hannigan. (UGMS) was requested to report on known mineral deposits, past and present mineral production, and to evaluate the future mineral potential of lands in the Deep Creek Mountains of Juab County withdrawn by the U.

Bureau of Land Management (B. M.) as a critica Thil environmenta requess t. l area. • was passed to UGMS by the Utah State.

Utah II Catalog Additions / Changes / Price adjustments to this catalog noted in this color for K. / MINERAL DEPOSITS OF THE DEEP CREEK MOUNTAINS, TOOELE AND JUAB COUNTIES, UTAH, Salt Lake City,pb, 76 pages, 8 plates (in pocket), 54 figs., 6 tables, 1 appendix, - 2 - $ 30 / A RECONNAISSANCE OF THE GEOLOGY AND MINERAL.

MINERAL DEPOSITS OF THE DEEP CREEK MOUNTAINS, TOOELE AND JUAB COUNTIES, UTAH,K.C. Thompson, Utah Geological and Mineralogical Society & College of Mines and Mineral Industries, University of Utah Press, Salt Lake City, Utah.

The Wah Wah Mountains Wilderness Study Area (UT- /) is in the northern part of the Wah Wah Mountains in western Utah (fig. At the request of the U.S. Bureau of Land Management, 36, acres of the wilderness study area were studied.

Throughout this report the studied. Utah (/ ˈ juː t ɑː / YOO-tah, / ˈ juː t ɔː / YOO-taw) is a state in the western United became the 45th state admitted to the U.S.

on January 4, Utah is the 13th-largest by area, 30th-most-populous, and 11th-least-densely populated of the 50 United has a population of more than 3 million according to the Census estimate for July 1, Before statehood: Utah Territory.

The subject of the next several articles is the incredible Deep Creek Mountains in the extreme western portion of Tooele and Juab Counties. These mountains are the most remote and least visited in Utah, and certainly rank in the top 10 in the lower 48 states as one of the most primitive wilderness type areas.

@article{osti_, title = {Mineral resources of the Mormon Mountains Wilderness Study Area, Lincoln County, Nevada}, author = {Shawe, D.R. and Blank, H.R. and Wernicke, B.P. and Axer, G.J.

and Barton, H.N. and Day, G.W. and Rains, R.L.}, abstractNote = {The U.S. Bureau of Mines and the U.S. Geological Survey conducted investigations to appraise the identified resources and to assess. Mining claims abstracts from Tooele County (Utah).

County Recorder, Seriesprovide reference based on mining claim, to documents recorded in these books, as well as other Tooele County record book series. Access Restrictions. This series is classified as Public. Preferred CitationLocation: South Rio Grande Street, Salt Lake City, UT,   Silver Island Mountains, Tooele County, Utah Photographer: Ken Krahulec.

Limestone has been enriched with silver and lead from mineral-rich fluids driven by underlying plutons in the Silver Island Mountains, Tooele County. A pluton is a body of magma that cools and crystallizes deep within Earth’s crust, and is typically granitic in composition.

Evaluation of the potential for uranium and other mineral resources of the Deep Creek Mountains Withdrawal Area, Juab County, Utah Open-File Report By: Robert Allen Cadigan, J.T. Nash, R.S. Zech, A.R. Wallace, F.A. Hills, and Keith Robinson.

Staatz, M.H. and Carr, W.J () “Geology and Mineral Deposits of the Thomas and Dugway Ranges Juab and Tooele Counties Utah, Geological Survey Professional Paperpp. 8-Wilson, James R. () “A Collector’s Guide to Rock, Mineral & Fossil Localities of Utah, Miscellaneous PublicationUtah Geological Survey, pp.

When I read that a legal settlement had resulted in the re-opening of several historic routes in the Deep Creek mountains. A snippet of the press release: “Under the settlement announced Monday by officials for Utah and Juab County and a number of environmental groups, the federal government agreed to reopen Granite Canyon, Toms Creek and.

These records are housed in the Utah State Archives' permanent storage room. Historical Note. An agency history is available.

Scope and Content. The Clifton Mining District, organized in October in the Deep Creek Mountains of western Tooele County (Utah), included the Location: South Rio Grande Street, Salt Lake City, UT, MINERAL RESOURCES OF WILDERNESS STUDY AREAS-NORTHWESTERN UTAH Mineral Resources of the North Stansbury Mountains Wilderness Study Area, Tooele County, Utah By Michael P.

Foose and Karen A. Duttweiler U.S. Geological Survey Carl L Almquist U.S. Bureau of Mines ABSTRACT Inthe U.S. Bureau of Mines and the : Michael P.

Foose, Karen A. Duttweiler, Carl L. Almquist. Alpenglow illuminates the glacially sculpted Stansbury Mountains as seen from the shores of Great Salt Lake.

Deseret Peak (11, feet), the leftmost high summit, is the range’s highest peak and is underlain by Cambrian-age Prospect Mountain Quartzite. Coordinates. Utah (/ ˈ juː t ɑː / YOO-tah, / ˈ juː t ɔː / YOO-taw) is a state in the western United is bordered by Colorado to the east, Wyoming to the northeast, Idaho to the north, Arizona to the south, and Nevada to the west.

It also touches a corner of New Mexico in the southeast. Of the fifty U.S. states, Utah is the 13th-largest by area, and with a population over three.

Geologic map of the Deep Creek Mountains Wilderness Study Area, Tooele and Juab counties, Utah: Series title: Miscellaneous Field Studies Map: Series number: DOI: /mf Edition-Year Published: Language: ENGLISH: Description: 1 map ;88 x 43 cm., on sheet x 75 cm., folded in envelope 30 x 24 cm.

Scale: 0: Google Analytic. The Bureau of Land Management, Juab County, the State of Utah, and three conservation groups today announced an agreement to resolve a long-running dispute over primitive dirt roads and trails in the Deep Creek Mountains of western Utah.

The agreement settles a handful of the State of Utah and Juab County’s right-of-way claims on BLM-managed in a fashion that balances.

The Mineral Mountains are a 28 miles (45 km) long mountain range located in eastern Beaver and southeastern Millard counties in southwestern Escalante Desert is to its southwest, the Black Rock Desert volcanic field and the Sevier Desert are to the north and northwest. The Pavant Range and Tushar Mountains lie to the east.

The west side of the range borders the small Milford Valley. learn more about the utah geological survey The Utah Geological Survey (UGS) is a division of the Utah Department of Natural Resources. Several specialized programs comprise the UGS: Energy & Minerals, Geologic Hazards, Geologic Information & Outreach, Geologic Mapping, Groundwater & Wetlands, and.

The Deep Creek Mountains provide an excellent example. Located between Callao and Ibapah, in Tooele and Juab counties, near the Nevada border, the mountains are spectacular. The highest peak in the range, Ibapah, soars to 12, feet, one of the higher mountains in Utah, considerably higher than anything along the Wasatch Front.

embankments; deposits equivalent to the younger part of young alluvial deposits (Qaly); exposed thickness less than 5 feet ( m).Qaly Younger alluvial deposits, undivided (Holocene and upper Pleistocene) – Moderately to well-sorted sand, pebble and cobble gravel, silt, and minor clay; deposited along major drainages; locally includes small.The Utah Department of Natural Resources Map and Bookstore is operated by the Utah Geological Survey; a division of the Department of Natural Resources.

This is .B H / Crittenden, M. D., / MANGANESE DEPOSITS IN THE DRUM MOUNTAINS, JUAB AND MILLARD COUNTIES, UTAH,pb, 51 pages, 7 plates (5 in pocket), 4 figs., 4 tables, $ 20 B H / Another paper copy with one pocket plate missing, a cd was added to the publication containing not only the missing plate, but has copy of the text and.