The Blue Lead Mine MS 1483 is a copper mine located in Pennington county, South Dakota at an elevation of 5,098 feet.
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Name: Blue Lead Mine MS 1483
State: South Dakota
Elevation: 5,098 Feet (1,554 Meters)
Lat, Long: 43.9567, -103.45810
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Blue Lead Mine MS 1483 MRDS details
Primary: Blue Lead Mine MS 1483
Secondary: Maloney Blue Lead, Continental Copp
Secondary: Er Company
State: South Dakota
Land ownership: Private
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Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Interior Plains
Physiographic Province: Great Plains Province
Physiographic Section: Black Hills
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference (Deposit): RAYMOND,W.H.ET ALL,USGS CIRC.707,1975
Reference (Deposit): USBM STAFF REG V,INFO.CIRC.7707,1955,P.32
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