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Franklin Mine AML Project

Open shaft.
Open shaft.
Cabin & shaft.
Cabin & shaft.
Numbers:
WY000713NCA, FRMT0016

Location: Fremont County

Site Features: hard rock mine, 7 portals, 6 shafts, open exploration pits, existing structure over an open shaft

Safety Hazards: open shafts & portals pose a significant risk for falls and entrapment

Environmental Hazards: n/a

Proposed Reclamation: close 7 portals & six shafts, backfill open pits, preserve existing structure for historical purposes, if possible

Estimated Cost: not yet determined