Data for 10010749

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Metadata
Record URL https://mrdata.usgs.gov/mrds/show-mrds.php?dep_id=10010749
Bibliographic references
Site identification
Deposit identification number 10010749
MRDS identification number D004697
MAS/MILS identification number
Name of the site, deposit, or operation Strategic Metals Mine
Previous names Big Pass Canyon Mine, Blue Star Mine
Geographic location
Latitude 38.30525
Longitude -112.82496
Geographic region NA
Country name United States
State name Utah
County name Beaver
Site characteristics
Operation type Unknown
Deposit type
Production size S
Development status Past Producer
Ore minerals or materials Scheelite
Gangue minerals or materials Garnet
Other minerals or materials
Ore body form LENTICULAR-IRREGULAR VEIN
Workings type Surface/Underground
Mineral deposit model
Alteration processes Tactite
Concentration processes
Ore controls Composition & Physical Character Of The Limestone Layers, Fractures, Faults, Shear Zone
Reporter Shubat, Michael A., Everts, Michael L.
Host rock unit name Moenkopi Formation (Host);Tailsman Quartzite;Callville-Pakoon Undiff;Redwall Formation
Host rock type Shale,Limestone
Associated rock unit name
Associated rock type
Structural characteristics Basin & Range, N-S Trending Faults & Shears That Parallel Bedding
Tectonic setting Miogeosyncline
References HOBBS, S.W., 1944, TUNGSTEN DEPOSITS OF BEAVER COUNTY, UTAH: USGS BULL 945-D., P. 107-110/WITH MAPCRAWFORD, A.,L., 1957, TUNGSTEN DEPOSITS OF THE MINERAL RANGE, BEAVER COUNTY UTAH/WITH MINE MAPS: UGMS REPRINT #56.1944 COMPILE HOBBS, S.W. BULL 945-EVERTS, M.L., 1979, GEOLOGIST.
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Year of first production 1944
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Year of last production
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Discovery year 1940
Production years
Discoverer
Commodities
Commodity type M
Primary commodities Tungsten, Lead, Silver
Secondary commodities
Tertiary commodities
Production and resources