The Waugh is a mine located in Hot Springs county, Wyoming.
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Lat, Long: 43.83333, -108.41667
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Waugh MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Waugh
CommodityTertiary: Titanium, Metal
County: Hot Springs
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Middle Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Cretaceous
|Comment: ONE SAMPLE ASSAYED 11.1% TIO2, 1.5% ZRO2, 24.7% FE, AND 0.04% EQUIVALENT THO2. THE POTENTIAL RESOURCES OF TITANIFEROUS SANDSTONE IN 19 WYOMING DEPOSITS, INCLUDING THE WAUGH, ARE 21,873,000 ST WITH WEIGHTED AVERAGE GRADE PERCENTS OF 5.22 TIO2, 0.55 ZRO2, 24.75 FE, AND 0.05 EQUIVALENT THO2.|
|Comment: GEOL.DESC: PLACER-FOSSIL-BEACH AND MARINE|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: DOW, V. T., AND BATTY, J. V., 1961, RECONNAISSANCE OF TITANIFEROUS SANDSTONE DEPOSITS OF UTAH, WYOMING, NEW MEXICO, AND COLORADO: U.S. BUREAU OF MINES REPT. INV. 5860, 52 P