Bullion Monarch

Past Producer in Piute county in Utah, United States with commodity Fluorine-Fluorite
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Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10202686
MRDS ID DC14120
MAS/MILS ID 0490310022
Record type Site
Current site name Bullion Monarch
Alternate or previous names Farmer John #3 Claim
Related records 10020851

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -112.21908, 38.49857 (WGS84)
Elevation 1988
Location accuracy 10(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Utah Piute

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Salt Lake 027 S 003 W 04 NW Utah

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Fluorine-Fluorite Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Fluorite Unknown
Uraninite Unknown

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -112.21908, 38.49857

Ore body information

  • Thickness 0.6M
    Depth to top 0M
    Length 61M
    Area 8.09HA
    Field Value
    Type of Orebody #1 FISSURE VEIN
    Shape of Orebody #1 LENTICULAR
    Primary mode of Origin HYDROTHERMAL
    Primary Ore Control FRACTURING
    Secondary Ore Control IGNEOUS
    Degree of Wallrock Alter. INTENSE
    Type of Wallrock Alter. #1 ADV ARGILLIC
    Strike And Dip N00E
    Minimum Depth to Top 0
    Total Surface Area (HA) 8.0899
    Date of Last Modification 780213

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Surface-Underground
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Non-metallic
Significant No
Discovery year 1949

Mining district

District name Durkee Mining District

Land status

Ownership category Federal

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner Verde Nuclear Inc.
    Home office Utah
    Year 1975

Workings at the site

  • Type of workings Underground
    Field Value
    MAS Development Schedule # 1
    Mining Record # 1
    Status of Mining Method ACTUAL
    Mining Method OPEN STOPE
    Avg. Length of Adits (m) 61
    1st Condition of Workings CAVED AT PORTAL
    Year of Information 1975

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0490310022
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS DC14120 MAS references MRDS

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit ALSO LOCATED IN SECT. 5 NE 1/4 60 TONS SHIPPED MINOR OCCURRENCE OWNER A SUBSIDIARY OF PHELPS DODGE CORP.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 27-FEB-84 Utah Geological And Mineral Survey Utah Geological and Mineral Survey