Gentry Mountain Mine no. 4

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Gentry Mountain Mine No. 4, formerly know as the Castle Valley Mine No. 4 and Bear Canyon Mine No. 4 is an operating underground mine in Huntington, Emery County, Utah.[1]


The map below shows the approximate location of the mine.

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Gentry Mountain Mine No.4 was opened by the C.W. Mining Company in 1997 as the Bear Canyon Mine No. 4 with the MSHA id 4202263.[1][2] After C.W. Mining Company declared bankruptcy in 2010,[3], the mine was acquired by Castle Valley Mining LLC[4] and renamed Castle Valley Mine No.4. In 2020, Gentry Mountain Mine No. 4 acquired the mine from Castle Valley Mining LLC, and once again renamed the mine as Gentry Mountain Mine No. 4.[5]

The mine has been non-productive since the second quarter of 2020. In 2019, it produced 0.4 million short tons, and had 39 employees.[1]

Mine Details

  • Operator: Gentry Mountain Mining LLC
  • Owner: Patrick  Peterson
  • Location: Huntington, Emery County, Utah
  • Coordinates: 39.329689, -110.964607 (Approximate)
  • Status: Operating, non-productive
  • Production: 417,048 short tons (2019)[1]
  • Total Reserves:
  • Number of Employees: 39
  • Coal Type: Bituminous
  • Mine Type: Underground
  • Start Year: 1997
  • Source of Financing:

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 U.S. department of labor, MSHA, Mine Data Retrieval System, accessed June 23 2021
  2. "In re: C.W. MINING COMPANY, a Utah corporation, Chapter 7, Debtor". Casetext. United States Bankruptcy Court, D. Utah. Mar 18, 2009. Retrieved June 23, 2021.
  3. "Bankruptcy Case No. 08-20105 RKM". Casetext. United States Bankruptcy Court, D. Utah, Central Division. July 14, 2010. Retrieved June 23, 2021.
  4. "BEAR CANYON MINE". Utah Division of Oil, Gas and Mining. December 16, 2010. Retrieved June 23, 2021.
  5. "NOTICE OF PERMIT TRANSFER GENTRY MOUNTAIN MINING, LLC". ETV News. October 28, 2020. Retrieved June 23, 2021.

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