The Horseshoe Mine is a uranium mine located in San Juan county, Utah at an elevation of 4,396 feet.
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Elevation: 4,396 Feet (1,340 Meters)
Lat, Long: 37.7625, -110.36830
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Horseshoe Mine MRDS details
Primary: Horseshoe Mine
Secondary: Copper King 1
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: Bill Wood
Info Year: 1978
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Colorado Plateaus
Physiographic Section: Canyon Lands
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference (Deposit): WHITE CYN AREA SAN JUAN AND GARFIELD CO UT USGS BULL 1125
Reference (Deposit): THADEN RE TRITES AF FINNELL TL 1964 GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOS OF
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