The Lewis Dennis is a uranium mine located in Crook county, Wyoming at an elevation of 3,789 feet.
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Elevation: 3,789 Feet (1,155 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Uranium
Lat, Long: 44.7725, -104.89083
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Lewis Dennis MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Lewis Dennis
Land StatusLand ownership: State
Operation Category: Unknown
Operation Type: Surface
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Interior Plains
Physiographic Province: Great Plains Province
Physiographic Section: Missouri Plateau, Unglaciated
Mineral Deposit Model
|Comment: ABW changed county from Weston to Crook (see MINOBRAS, p. 40)|
|Comment: MS-94 puts Lewis-Dennis in Elkhorn Creek mining district. MINOBRAS puts Lewis Dennis in Hulett Creek (New Haven).|
Reference Category: Deposit
Pages: p. 40.
Reference: MINOBRAS, 1976, URANIUM GUIDEBOOK FOR WYO., 63 p. and appendix.
Reference Category: Location
Reference: Gregory, R.W., Jones, R.W., and Cottingham, K.D., 2010, Uranium map of Wyoming: Wyoming State Geological Survey Map Series MS-94, scale 1:500,000.