The Gem #1 Claim is a uranium mine located in Fremont county, Wyoming.
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Lat, Long: 43.35028, -107.86639
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Gem #1 Claim MRDS details
Primary: Gem #1 Claim
Secondary: Gem #1
Secondary: Jem #1
District: Copper Mountain uranium mining district
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Wyoming Basin
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Location): OWL CREEK MOUNTAINS
Reference (Deposit): MINOBRAS, 1976, Uranium guidebook for Wyoming, 63 p. and appendix.
Pages: p. 27.
Reference (Deposit): CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 11-00-1958
Reference (Deposit): USAEC-PRR-DEB-P-2-2216
Reference (Deposit): Gruner, J.W., and Knox, J.A., 1957, ANNUAL REPORT for April 1, 1956 to March 31, 1957: U.S. Atomic Energy Commission RME-3148, 50 p.
Pages: p. 46.
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