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Sioux Mine (Sioux Consolidated Mining Company; Sioux shaft), Tintic District, Utah Co., Utah, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 39° 55' 57'' North , 112° 5' 41'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 39.9325, -112.094722222


A former Pb-Ag-Cu-Au-Ba [baryte] occurrence/mine located in the N½NW¼ sec. 29, T10S, R2W, SLM.

Mineralization is a replacement deposit hosted in the Great Blue Limestone.

Geologic structures: Almost Horizontal Beds; Shaft Is Located On The Axis Of The Tintic Syncline. West Of The Axis The Beds Strike North And Dip 45 E. Fractures Are Vertical And Trend N, N 15 E, N 30 W And East.

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6 valid minerals.

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References

LINDGREN, W. AND LOUGHLIN, G. F. (1919), GEOL & ORE DEP OF TINTIC MINING DIST: USGS PROF PAPER 107 , P. 238

MORRIS, H.T., AND LOVERING, T.S. (1979), GENERAL GEOLOGY AND MINES OF THE EAST TINTIC DISTRICT MINING DISTRICT, UTAH AND JUAB COUNTIES, UTAH: U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY PROFESSIONAL PAPER 1024, 194 PP.

HEYL, A. V. (1963), OXIDIZED ZN DEP OF UTAH: USGS BULL 1135 - B, P. B - 73.

COOK, D. R. (1957), GEOL OF E TINTIC.

CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 02-05-1958

USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10102081 & 10131136.

U.S. Bureau of Mines, Minerals Availability System (MAS) file #0490490164.

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