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Whopper Mine and Prospect, Micanite District, Fremont Co., Colorado, USA

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Commodities (Major) - Mica, Feldspar; (Trace) - Beryllium
Development Status: Past Producer
Host Rock Unit: Uinta Mountain Group
Structure: Southern Front Range, Thirtynine Mile Volcanic Field
Host Rock: Biotite Gneiss
Tectonic Structure: Central Cordillera (Southern Rocky Mountains)

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8 entries listed. 6 valid minerals.

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References

REF:Deposit:: HANLEY, J.B., HEINRICH, E.W., PAGE, L.R., 1950, PEGMATITE INVESTIGATIONS IN COLORADO, WYOMING, AND UTAH, 1942-1944; USGS PROFESSIONAL PAPER 227, P. 42-55
Deposit:: WOBUS, R.A., EPIS, R.C. AND SCOTT, G.R., 1979, GEOLOGIC MAP OF THE COVER MOUNTA

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