Cavenaugh Property

Address: Two mile south of Morrison

In 1955 R.B. Stevenson & Company operated this open pit mine. Principle products were uranium ore, pitchblende, and some carnotite. Ore occurs in an upturned strata of sandstone which dips to the west about six degrees. Two employees at this time.
Quad Map/Date: Morrison, 1965 (1994)
Source: Colorado Bureau of Mines Information report, 1955, Office of Active/ Inactive Mines, Colorado Department of Resources.
Last Modified: Wed, November 28 2012

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