The Custer Group Tin Claims is a mine located in Pennington county, South Dakota at an elevation of 5,079 feet.
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Name: Custer Group Tin Claims
State: South Dakota
Elevation: 5,079 Feet (1,548 Meters)
Lat, Long: 43.9344, -103.55360
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Custer Group Tin Claims MRDS details
Primary: Custer Group Tin Claims
Secondary: Tes, Sparlode, Top Sheaf
Secondary: 5-Claims- Custer, Jackson, J O Ba
State: South Dakota
District: Hill City District
Land ownership: Private
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Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Prospect
Operation Type: Surface
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Interior Plains
Physiographic Province: Great Plains Province
Physiographic Section: Black Hills
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Deposit): PROSPECT INVESTIGATED IN 1888 FOR CASSITERITE. MINE WORKINGS
Reference (Deposit): BLACK HILLS MINERAL ATLAS, SOUTH DAKOTA, PT 2. 1955, USBM I
Reference (Deposit): P 64.
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