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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9 valid minerals.
Localities in this Region
- Lycoming Co.
- Beaver Lake Adits cluster
- Lycoming Co.
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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.