The Loma-Day Claims is a uranium mine located in Fremont county, Wyoming at an elevation of 6,578 feet.
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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.
Elevation: 6,578 Feet (2,005 Meters)
Lat, Long: 42.7367, -107.67860
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Loma-Day Claims MRDS details
Primary: Loma-Day Claims
Secondary: Loma-Day Claims No. 1 (10303580)
Secondary: Loma-Day Claims No. 2 (10278985)
Secondary: Loma Mine Group (10181876)
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.
Owner Name: Western Nuclear, Inc.
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Surface
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Wyoming Basin
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Location): Seems to be adjacent to (south and west of) Andria ore body.
Comment (Identification): Very likely is the same deposit as East Day Loma, now (April, 2011) controlled by Strathmore Minerals Corp. [http://www.strathmoreminerals.com/s/GasHills.asp]
Reference (Deposit): USBM TAB. (WASH) 1974 [copied from deleted record 10181876 = MAS 0560130319]
Reference (Deposit): WYO G.S. M.A.S.
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