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Beaver Lake Adits cluster, Lycoming Co., Pennsylvania, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 41° 17' 20'' North , 76° 36' 11'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 41.2888888889, -76.6030555556


Approximately 15 old adits with assorted copper and uranium associated mineralization. Excavations for copper minerals took place from the mid-1800s-early 1900s. Excavations for uranium minerals took place in the 1950s. The adits surround Beaver Lake in northern Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, USA.

For a very detailed review of all the copper and uranium occurrences in this area, and images of specimens, see the Smith and Hoff book noted in the references.

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References

Smith, II, R. C. and D. T. Hoff (1984), Geology and Mineralogy of Copper-Uranium Occurrences in the Picture Rocks and Sonestown Quadrangles, Lycoming and Sullivan Counties, Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Geological Survey, 4th series, Mineral Resource Report 80, 271 p. and 4 plates.

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