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White Quartzite Mine, Preuss Mining District (Newhouse Mining District), San Francisco Mountains, Beaver Co., Utah, USAi
Regional Level Types
White Quartzite MineMine
Preuss Mining District (Newhouse Mining District)Mining District
San Francisco MountainsMountain Range
Beaver Co.County
UtahState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
38° 30' 25'' North , 113° 16' 18'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Milford1,331 (2017)25.8km
Minersville869 (2017)44.5km


REF:Deposit:: PERRY, L J, AND MCCARTHY, B M; 1976; LEAD AND ZINC IN UTAH; UTAH GEOLOGICAL AND MINERAL SURVEY; OPEN-FILE REPORT NO 22, PPS 61-62
Deposit:: EVERTS, M L, 1979, 1979, ONSITE INVESTIGATION: UT GEOL AND MIN SUR
Deposit:: 1913 RECON BUTLER B S,US
Commodities (Major) - Lead; (Minor) - Silver, Gold
Development Status: Past Producer
Host Rock Unit: Moenkopi Formation
Structure: Basin And Range Structure
Host Rock: Quartzite
Tectonic Structure: Miogeosyncline

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4 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
OOxygen
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O HematiteFe2O3
O QuartzSiO2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
FeIron
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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USGS MRDS Record:10087240

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