The Mint Group (Claims Nos. 1-25, exclusive of 8 and 22). is a uranium mine located in Fremont county, Wyoming.
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Lat, Long: 43.405, -107.90900
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Mint Group (Claims Nos. 1-25, exclusive of 8 and 22). MRDS details
Primary: Mint Group (Claims Nos. 1-25, exclusive of 8 and 22).
Secondary: Mint 2
Secondary: Mint #2
District: Copper Mountain Mining District
Owner Name: Little Missouri Mining Co. (Little Mo)
Home Office: Upton, WY
Info Year: 1957
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Middle Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Identification): Mint Claims as part of Little Mo (Little Missouri Mining Co) DMEA application include 1-25 exclusive of 8 and 22. Not sure why No. 2 is singled out though it does have an intense network of roads and drill holes. AB Wilson changed record to discuss the entire Mint Group, leaving the coordinates for No. 2.
Reference (Deposit): DMEA Docket No. 4709, 1957, 654 p., http://minerals.usgs.gov/dockets/scans/wy/dmea/4709_DMEA.pdf
Reference (Deposit): USAEC-P-2-2207
Reference (Deposit): CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 11-00-1958
Reference (Deposit): AEC PRELIM. FIELD INV. AIRBORNE RA ANOMALIES
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