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The Robinson and Weatherly uraniferous pyrobitumen deposits near Placerville, San Miguel County, Colorado

Trace Elements Investigations 176

This report concerns work done on behalf of the Division of Raw Materials of the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission
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DOI: 10.3133/tei176

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Abstract

Uranium deposits that contain uraniferous pyrobitumen of possible hydrothermal origin occur at the Weatherly and Robinson properties near Placerville, San Miguel County, Colo. These deposits were mined for copper, silver, and gold more than 50 years ago and were developed for uranium in 1950.

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Publication type:
Report
Publication Subtype:
USGS Numbered Series
Title:
The Robinson and Weatherly uraniferous pyrobitumen deposits near Placerville, San Miguel County, Colorado
Series title:
Trace Elements Investigations
Series number:
176
DOI:
10.3133/tei176
Year Published:
1952
Language:
English
Publisher:
U.S. Geological Survey
Description:
47 p.
Number of Pages:
48
Country:
United States
State:
Colorado
County:
San Miguel County
City:
Placerville