Rio Grande Silver Inc. et al.
EML-172 is a 20.66-acre active mining claim in Mineral, Colorado owned by Rio Grande Silver Inc, Golden 8 Mining LLC, and Emerald Mining Leasing LLC.
Ownership and use of this claim is overseen by the Bureau of Land Management's San Luis Valleyegon Field Office under the serial number CMC272354. The last action for this claim occurred on August 10, 2020. Information on the claim was last updated on August 18, 2020.
This Lode Claim falls under U.S. Code Title 30 Mineral Lands and Mining; Sections 26,28,34; Statute 017; Page 0091. An Act to Promote the Development of the Mining Resources of the United States. Also known as The General Mining Law of 1872. (1872-05-10)
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** The mine central point is based on an average of the mine's bounding box(es) and does not necessarily fall on the claim itself.
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