Eagle and Bluebell Mine

Past Producer in Juab county in Utah, United States with commodities Silver, Lead, Gold
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Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10055149
MRDS ID RE00165
Record type Site
Current site name Eagle and Bluebell Mine

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -112.11635, 39.94634 (WGS84)
Elevation 2045
Relative position 2900FT. N 7 E OF EUREKA PEAK
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Utah Juab

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Salt Lake 10S 2W 19 NW OF NW OF NW Utah

Comments on the location information

  • WEST OF EAGIE CANYON ; INFO FROM LAND.ST :(1977)

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Silver Primary
Lead Primary
Gold Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Anglesite Ore
Galena Ore

Nearby scientific data

(1) -112.11635, 39.94634

Ore body information

  • General form OTHER CHAMBERS
    Depth to bottom 640.08M
    Depth to top 6.1M

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Medium
Significant No
Discovery year 1825
Discovery method Ore-Mineral In Place
Year of last production 1955

Mining district

District name Tintic District District

Land status

Ownership category Private

Ownership information

  • Type Operator
    Owner U.S. Smelting Refining And Mining Co.
  • Type Owner
    Owner Sharon Steel Corp., Miami Florida

Workings at the site

  • Type of workings Underground
    Length 3218.6M
    Overall depth 614.17M
    Overall length 3218.6M

Comments on the workings information

  • 3 COMPARTMENT SHAFT. WORKINGS PARTIALLY BY LESSEES.

Comments on development

  • EXTENSIVE PRODUCTION BY LESSEES ALSO. SHAFT ALSO DEVELOPED AMERICAN STAR MINE TO EAST.

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS RE00165

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit Discovery Year: 1820S

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-NOV-1983 James, Laurence P. (Tripp, Bryce T.) Utah Geological and Mineral Survey