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Galena from
Bingham Canyon Mine (Bingham Canyon deposit; Kennecott Mine; Bingham Copper Mine; Utah Copper Mine), Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Galena
Formula:PbS
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Rocks & Min.: 10:111-112.; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; Econ Geol (1987) 82:395-428; North, Jerry (2010) Displays of Nature : History, Minerals & Crystals of Utah's Bingham Canyon Copper Mine.; Borrok, D., Kesler, S. E., & Vogel, T. A. (1999). Sulfide mineral in intrusive and volcanic rocks of the Bingham-Park City Belt, Utah. Economic Geology, 94(8), 1213-1230.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Pyrite4 photos of Galena associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Calcite3 photos of Galena associated with Calcite at this locality.
Anglesite1 photo of Galena associated with Anglesite at this locality.
Turquoise1 photo of Galena associated with Turquoise at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Galena data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bingham Canyon Mine (Bingham Canyon deposit; Kennecott Mine; Bingham Copper Mine; Utah Copper Mine), Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Galena
1.3km (0.8 miles) A Story Mine, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
1.5km (0.9 miles) B Bully Boy, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
1.5km (0.9 miles) C U - and - I Mine, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
1.6km (1.0 miles) D Paradox Prospect, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
1.6km (1.0 miles) E Rough and Ready (Grand Cross), Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
1.7km (1.1 miles) F Lead Mine (MRDS - 10020903), Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
1.8km (1.1 miles) G Navajo Tunnel, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
1.8km (1.1 miles) H Erie Mine, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
1.9km (1.2 miles) I Apex-Delaware Group Mines (Utah Apex), Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
2.0km (1.2 miles) J Black Dog Tunnels (Red Wing Group), Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
2.0km (1.3 miles) K Liberal, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
2.1km (1.3 miles) L Bazouk, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
2.2km (1.4 miles) M Susquehanna tunnel occurrence, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
2.2km (1.4 miles) N Venice Tunnel Mine, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
2.2km (1.4 miles) O Red Wing Extension, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
2.3km (1.4 miles) P Daylight Extension Prospect, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
2.4km (1.5 miles) Q Butterfield Northwest Mines (Queen; Butterfield.; Butterfield group claims: Northern Chief; Eagle Bird; Bemis; Hratt), Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
2.5km (1.5 miles) R St. James Mine, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
2.6km (1.6 miles) S West Mountain Prospect, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
2.7km (1.7 miles) T Spring Tunnel Prospect, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
2.7km (1.7 miles) U Vespasian, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
2.7km (1.7 miles) V Queen Mine (Butterfield Group), Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
3.0km (1.9 miles) W Argentine Shaft Occurrence (Argentine Tunnel), Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
3.1km (1.9 miles) X Unknown Silver - Lead - Zinc - Copper Occurrence (MRDS - 10012745), Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
3.3km (2.1 miles) Y Winnamuck Mine, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
3.3km (2.1 miles) Z Tiewaukee Mine, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
3.6km (2.2 miles) 0 Saints Rest Gulch SW Mines, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
3.7km (2.3 miles) 1 Saints Rest Gulch NE Mines, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
3.7km (2.3 miles) 2 Carr Fork Mine, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
3.8km (2.4 miles) 3 Bishop Fork Prospect, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
4.0km (2.5 miles) 4 Star Mine, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
4.0km (2.5 miles) 5 Butterfield South Mines, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
4.0km (2.5 miles) 6 Lucky Boy Mine, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
4.2km (2.6 miles) 7 Butterfield Southeast Mine, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
4.3km (2.6 miles) 8 Castro Gulch Mine, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
4.4km (2.7 miles) 9 Mascotte Tunnel Occurrence, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
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