Chicken Spring Claim

Occurrence in Santa Barbara county in California, United States with commodity Chromium

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10043412
MRDS ID M100163
Record type Site
Current site name Chicken Spring Claim
Related records 10286529

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -119.92873, 34.68305 (WGS84)
Relative position ASSUMED SPOT AT CENTER OF SW 1/4 SECT. 15.
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States California Santa Barbara

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Mount Diablo 007N 029W 15 California

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Chromium Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Chromite Ore

Nearby scientific data

(1) -119.92873, 34.68305

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Land status

Ownership category National Forest

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS M100163

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    WALKER, G.W. AND GRIGGS, A.B., 1953, GEOL. INVESTIGATIONS OF CHROMITE IN CALIF.: CALIF. DIVISION OF MINES BULLETIN 134, PART II, CHAPT. 2, P. 86

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-JUL-1981 Oster, Karel L. (Albers, John P.) U.S. Geological Survey