The Unknown is a uranium mine located in San Juan county, Utah at an elevation of 7,415 feet.
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Elevation: 7,415 Feet (2,260 Meters)
Lat, Long: 37.7492, -109.82920
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Unknown MRDS details
County: San Juan
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.
Type: Located Claim
Owner Name: Jerry Holliday
Home Office: Utah
Info Year: 1979
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Producer
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Colorado Plateaus
Physiographic Section: Canyon Lands
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference (Deposit): 474-B
Reference (Deposit): CINITY SAN JUAN CO UTAH USGS PROF PAPER
Reference (Deposit): AND URANIUM DEPOSITS OF ELK RIDGE AND VI
Reference (Deposit): LEWIS R Q AND CAMPBELL R H 1965 GEOLOGY
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