The Boulder Mercury Group is a gold, lead, mercury, uranium, and silver mine located in Jefferson county, Montana.
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Commodity: Gold, Lead, Mercury, Uranium, Silver
Lat, Long: 46.14186, -112.09522
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Boulder Mercury Group MRDS details
Primary: Boulder Mercury Group
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Deposit): DEPOSIT SMALL
Reference (Deposit): CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 01-17-1963
Reference (Deposit): USGS MAP MR-21, 1962, P. 13
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