Little Eva

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10089530
MRDS ID W027268
Record type Site
Current site name Little Eva
Related records 10179767

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -109.52709, 38.83804 (WGS84)
Elevation 1448
Relative position 2.3 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 023S 022E 06 Utah

Comments on the location information

  • SECTION SUBDIVISION: SE 1/4 NW 1/4 NE 1/4 OF SEC 6

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) -109.52709, 38.83804

Geologic structures

Type of structure Regional
Structure description Salt Valley Anticline

Ore body information

  • General form TABULAR
    Strike N 50 DEG E
    Dip 3 DEG N
    Thickness 0.91M

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

Ownership information

  • Type Operator
    Owner Atomic Power And Uranium Corp.
  • Type Owner
    Owner Baldwin And Spalding

Comments on the workings information

  • WORKINGS CONSIST OF TWO INCLINES, ONE WITH 100 FT. OF WORKINGS, THE OTHER MUCH LARGER BUT FLOODED AND INACCESSIBLE

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS W027268

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