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Past Producer in San Juan county in Utah, United States with commodity Uranium

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10078992
MRDS ID W027754
Record type Site
Current site name Unknown

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -110.01543, 37.65778 (WGS84)
Elevation 2231
Relative position 4.0 MILES EAST OF THE CHEESEBOX
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Utah San Juan

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Salt Lake 036S 017E 14 Utah

Comments on the location information

  • SECTION SUBDIVISION: SE 1/4 , SW 1/4 , NW 1/4 , SEC. 14

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Uranium Primary

Comments on the commodity information

  • SIGNIFICANCE UNKNOWN DUE TO INACCESSABILITY.

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Sedimentary Rock > Clastic Sedimentary Rock > Sandstone
    Rock unit name Chinle Formation, Shinarump Member
    Rock description Chinle Formation, Shinarump Member
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Late Triassic
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Late Triassic

Nearby scientific data

(1) -110.01543, 37.65778

Ore body information

  • Strike N 30 DEG W
    Dip 2 DEG SW

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

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

Mining district

District name White Canyon District - Deer Flat Area

Land status

Ownership category BLM Administrative Area

Comments on the reserve resource information

  • NO ESTIMATE DUE TO INACCESSABILITY

Comments on the workings information

  • VERTICAL SHAFT INACCESSIBLE

Comments on development

  • MAYBE EXTENTION OF HIDEOUT MINE WORKINGS - EXTENTIVE DRILLING EAST OF SHAFT, RESULTS UNKNOWN.

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS W027754

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    THADEN, R. E., TRITES, A. F., AND FINNELL, T. L., 1964 , GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE WHITE CANYON AREA, SAN JUAN AND GARFIELD COS., UTAH, U.S.G.S. BULL 1125

  • Deposit

    FINNELL, T. L., FRANKS, P. C., AND HUBBARD, H. A., 1963 , GEOLOGY, ORE DEPOSITS AND EXPLORATORY DRILLING IN THE DEER FLAT AREA, WHITE CANYON DIST., SAN JUAN CO., UTAH, U.S.G.S. BULL. 1132 .

  • Production

    HAROLD JONES, 1977

  • Reserve-Resource

    JONES, HAROLD 1977

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit INFORMATION UNAVAILABLE DUE TO INACCESSABILITY.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-OCT-1977 Jones, Harold H. Bureau of Land Management