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Paul Huskie No. 21 Mine, Cameron, Cameron Mining District, Coconino Co., Arizona, USAi
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
36° 7' 33'' North , 111° 23' 57'' West
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Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Tuba City8,611 (2011)14.3km
Moenkopi964 (2011)16.0km
Cameron885 (2016)27.8km
Tonalea549 (2011)44.8km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Paul Huskie #21


An U occurrence/mine located in the SW¼ sec. 26, T32N, R9E, G&SRM, N of Cameron, adjacent to the Earl Huskon No. 3. This locality is not listed in the USGS MRDS database. The geographic coordinates presented for this locality are approximate to the center sec. 26.

Mineralization is an U deposit hosted in dark brown, limonite-stained sandstone of the upper Shinarump Member. Ore is out of equilibrium in favor of radiometric.

Workings include surface and underground openings comprised of a 90 X 70 X 8 foot deep open pit and 6, 10, and 20 foot deep shafts.

Production was 273.4 tons of ore @ 0.22% U3O8. This includes an illegal shipment from A & B No. 21.

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate
Colorado Plateau, USAPlateau
Navajo Nation Indian Reservation, USAReservation
Hopi-Navajo Indian Reservations, Colorado Plateau, Apache; Navajo and San Juan Cos., Arizona & Utah, USA

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Scarborough, Robert B. (1981), Radioactive occurrences and uranium production in Arizona, Arizona Bureau of Geology and Mineral Technology Report for U.S. Department of Energy (Atomic Energy Commission), GJBX-143. RME-2071: 158.
U.S. Department of Energy files.
USGS Moenave SW, Arizona, quadrangle 7½ minute topo map.
Marble Canyon National Topographic Map Series (NTMS) 1° x 2° map.


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