The Thunderbird,T#1,T#2 is a uranium mine located in Fremont county, Wyoming at an elevation of 6,660 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.
Elevation: 6,660 Feet (2,030 Meters)
Lat, Long: 42.8236, -107.51750
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Thunderbird,T#1,T#2 MRDS details
Secondary: Thunderbird Claims
Secondary: Thunderbird Claims Nos. 1, 4, 6, 7, 9-29, 31-49
District: Gas Hills Mining District
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: Globe Mining Co, a subsidiary of UNION CARBIDE
Info Year: 1963
Owner Name: P-C Mining Corp. (a Wyoming Corp.)
Home Office: 410 Bell Building, Cheyenne, WY
Info Year: 1957
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
Reference (Deposit): WYO GS MAS
Reference (Deposit): DMEA Docket No. 4713, 1957, (large file), http://minerals.usgs.gov/dockets/scans/wy/dmea/4713_DMEA.pdf
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