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Hilltop Mine (Silver Hill Top 1-5 claims), Columbia District, Sheeprock Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA

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A former Pb-Ag mine.

Mineralization is hosted in the Latite Ridge Latite Welded Tuff (quartzite).

Local geologic structures: N85E, 40N fault at the adit portal.

Related tectonic structures include: The Basin and Range Province; Sevier Orogenic Belt.

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4 entries listed. 3 valid minerals.

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References

Cohenour, R.E. (1959), Sheeprock Mountains, Tooele and Juab Counties: Utah Geologic and Mining Survey Bulletin 63.

Messenger, H.M. (1981), On-site Investigation: Utah Geologic and Mining Survey.

U.S. Bureau of Land Management (1982), Unpatented mining claim file No. 174132, Utah State Office, Salt Lake City, Utah.

USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10055161.

 
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