The Western Nuclear Mill is a sulfur and uranium mine located in Fremont county, Wyoming at an elevation of 6,339 feet.
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Elevation: 6,339 Feet (1,932 Meters)
Commodity: Sulfur, Uranium
Lat, Long: 42.5092, -107.79390
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Western Nuclear Mill MRDS details
Primary: Western Nuclear Mill
Secondary: Split Rock Mill
Secondary: Split Rock
Land ownership: Private
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Owner Name: Western Nuclear, Inc.
Company ID: 4800559
Info Year: 1978
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Processing Plant
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Wyoming Basin
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference (Deposit): EMJ 1975 INTER. DIRECTORY OF MINING & MINERAL PROC.OPERA.
Reference (Deposit): 1975 CAPACITY: CONCENTRATOR FEED 1200 TPD & SULPHURIC ACID
Reference (Deposit): FEED CAPACITY: 125 TPD
Reference (Deposit): REVISED BY MILS 6-79
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