The Scheelite & Aplite Claims. is a tungsten mine located in Jefferson county, Montana at an elevation of 7,402 feet.
About the MRDS Data:
All mine locations were obtained from the USGS Mineral Resources Data System. The locations and other information in this database have not been verified for accuracy. It should be assumed that all mines are on private property.
Elevation: 7,402 Feet (2,256 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Tungsten
Lat, Long: 46.00194, -112.38833
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Scheelite & Aplite Claims. MRDS details
Primary: Scheelite & Aplite Claims.
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Mineral Deposit Model
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Pliocene
Comment (Location): LAT-LONG VALUES FROM USGS NATIONAL ATLAS ARE FOR GIVEN TOWNSHIP, RANGE AND SECTIONS
Reference (Other Database): DMEA
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