Tremolite # 1

Past Producer in Millard county in Utah, United States with commodities Asbestos, Copper

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10010567
MRDS ID D004345
Record type Site
Current site name Tremolite # 1

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -112.84136, 38.58163 (WGS84)
Elevation 1777
Relative position 6 MILES SOUTH OF ANTELOPE SPRING
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Utah Millard

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Salt Lake 026S 009W 02 Utah

Comments on the location information

  • NW1/4, SW1/4, NW1/4 SEC 2

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Asbestos Primary
Copper Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Chalcopyrite Ore
Malachite Ore
Tremolite Ore

Alteration

  • (Local) Marblization

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Plutonic Rock > Mafic Intrusive Rock > Diorite
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Pliocene
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Holocene
  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Unconsolidated Deposit > Alluvium
    Rock unit name Camb Undiff. Ls
    Rock description Camb Undiff. Ls

Nearby scientific data

(1) -112.84136, 38.58163

Geologic structures

Type Description Terms
Regional Basin & Range-Western Edge Of Marysvale Volcanic Pile
Local Local Faults

Ore body information

  • General form TABULAR
    Thickness 3.05M
    Depth to bottom 15.24M
    Depth to top 6.1M
    Width 3.05M

Controls for ore emplacement

  • Fractures & Proximity To Dike

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Both metallic and non-metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No
Discovery method Ore-Mineral In Place

Mining district

District name Antelope

Land status

Ownership category State

Ownership information

  • Type Owner-Operator
    Owner Eugene Hodges

Workings at the site

  • Type of workings Underground
    Area 0.005HA
    Length 18.29M
    Overall depth 18.29M
    Overall length 18.29M
    Overall width 3.05M

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS D004345

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    EVERTS, M.L., 1979, UT. GEOL. & MINERAL SURVEY: ON SITE INVESTIGATION

  • Production

    EVERTS, M.L., 1979, GEOLOGIST.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-JUL-1979 Everts, Michael L. Bureau of Land Management