The Atlantic City Deposits is a gold and tungsten mine located in Fremont county, Wyoming.
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Commodity: Gold, Tungsten
Lat, Long: 42.53333, -108.71667
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Atlantic City Deposits MRDS details
Primary: Atlantic City Deposits
Secondary: Atlantic City District
Record Type: District
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Middle Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Neoproterozoic
Comment (Deposit): FORMERLY WORKED FOR GOLD. NO COMMERCIAL SCHEELITE DEPOSITS HAVE BEEN FOUND.
Reference (Deposit): http://www.wsgs.uwyo.edu/Topics/Metals/gold.aspx 9accessed 6/9/2010)
Reference (Deposit): LEMMON, D.M., AND TWETO, O.L., 1962, TUNGSTEN IN THE U.S., USGS MAP, MR-25.
Reference (Deposit): LEMMON, D.M., UNPUBLISHED DATA.
Reference (Deposit): SPENCER, A.C., 1916, USGS BULL. 626.
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