Almo Basin-Circle Creek #3

The Almo Basin-Circle Creek #3 is a ree mine located in Cassia county, Idaho at an elevation of 5,400 feet.

About the MRDS Data:

All mine locations were obtained from the USGS Mineral Resources Data System. The locations and other information in this database have not been verified for accuracy. It should be assumed that all mines are on private property.

Mine Info

Name: Almo Basin-Circle Creek #3  

State:  Idaho

County:  Cassia

Elevation: 5,400 Feet (1,646 Meters)

Primary Mineral: REE

Lat, Long: 42.07, -113.64690

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Satelite image of the Almo Basin-Circle Creek #3

Almo Basin-Circle Creek #3 MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Almo Basin-Circle Creek #3


Commodity

Primary: REE
Tertiary: Garnet
Tertiary: Iron
Tertiary: Titanium


Location

State: Idaho
County: Cassia


Land Status

Land ownership: BLM Administrative Area
Note: the land ownership field only identifies whether the area the mine is in is generally on public lands like Forest Service or BLM land, or if it is in an area that is generally private property. It does not definitively identify property status, nor does it indicate claim status or whether an area is open to prospecting. Always respect private property.


Holdings

Type: Unknown


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Unknown
Operation Type: Placer
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Great Basin


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Not available


Comments

Comment (Geology): COMMODITY #1 IS MONAZITE; LOCATED .5 MI SW OF CIRCLE CREEK.


References

Reference (Deposit): MIN PROP FILE LOCATION


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