The Sand Basin Placers is a niobium (columbium) mine located in Granite county, Montana at an elevation of 7,398 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: 7,398 Feet (2,255 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Niobium (Columbium)
Lat, Long: 46.1986, -113.70000
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Sand Basin Placers MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Sand Basin Placers
CommodityPrimary: Niobium (Columbium)
Land StatusLand ownership: National Forest
Operation Category: Unknown
Operation Type: Surface
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Northern Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: DEPOSITS IN 15 SECTIONS OF TWP. 005N RANGE 017W.