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Past Producer in Grand county in Utah, United States with commodities Uranium, Vanadium

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10078722
MRDS ID W027262
Record type Site
Current site name Unknown

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -109.52792, 38.84526 (WGS84)
Elevation 1414
Relative position 2.6 MILES NORTHEAST OF MOLLIE HOGANS
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Utah Grand

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Salt Lake 022S 022E 31 Utah

Comments on the location information

  • SECTION SUBDIVISION: SW 1/4 NE 1/4 SW 1/4 OF SEC 31

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Uranium Primary
Vanadium Secondary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Carnotite Ore
Pascoite Ore
Tyuyamunite Ore
Uraninite Ore

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Sedimentary Rock > Clastic Sedimentary Rock > Siltstone
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Late Jurassic
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Late Jurassic
  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Sedimentary Rock > Clastic Sedimentary Rock > Sandstone
    Rock unit name Salt Wash Member of Morrison Formation
    Rock description Salt Wash Member of Morrison Formation

Nearby scientific data

(1) -109.52792, 38.84526

Geologic structures

Type of structure Regional
Structure description Salt Valley Anticline

Ore body information

  • General form TABULAR

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Medium
Significant No
Discovery method Ore-Mineral In Place

Mining district

District name Thompsons - Yellow Cat District

Land status

Ownership category BLM Administrative Area

Comments on the reserve resource information

  • RESERVES UNKNOWN DUE TO INACCESSIBILITY

Comments on the workings information

  • ACCESS BY 150 FOOT INCLINE. WORKINGS INACCESSIBLE DUE TO FLOODING AT TIME OF VISIT

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS W027262

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    STOKES, W. L., 1952 , URANIUM - VANADIUM DEPOSITS OF THE THOMPSONS AREA GRAND COUNTY, UTAH: UTAH GEOLOGICAL AND MINERAL SURVEY BULL. 46 , 51 P

  • Reserve-Resource

    MC CARTHY, B. M., 1977

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit DEPOSIT INFORMATION UNAVAILABLE DUE TO INACCESSIBILITY

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-AUG-1977 Mc Carthy, Blair M. Bureau of Land Management