The Egyptian Group is a silver and gold mine located in Pennington county, South Dakota at an elevation of 4,800 feet.
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Name: Egyptian Group
State: South Dakota
Elevation: 4,800 Feet (1,463 Meters)
Commodity: Silver, Gold
Lat, Long: 43.90611, -103.42056
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Egyptian Group MRDS details
Primary: Egyptian Group
State: South Dakota
District: Keystone District
Land ownership: National Forest
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Administrative Organization: Black Hills
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
General Physiographic Area: Interior Plains
Physiographic Province: Great Plains Province
Physiographic Section: Black Hills
Mineral Deposit Model
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Neoproterozoic
Analytical Data: LOW GRADE ORE
Comment (Deposit): UNPATENTED. QUARTZ STRINGERS IN SHEAR ZONES
Reference (Deposit): USBM INFO CIRC 7707, P. 96
Reference (Production): USBM INFO CIRC 7707, P. 96
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