Spear

Occurrence in Avery county in North Carolina, United States with commodities Titanium, Metal, Iron

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10068546
MRDS ID W001625
Record type Site
Current site name Spear

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -82.03317, 36.03342 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States North Carolina Avery

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Titanium, Metal Tertiary
Iron Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Magnetite Unknown

Nearby scientific data

(1) -82.03317, 36.03342

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS W001625

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    WILLIAMS, LLOYD, 1964, TITANIUM DEPOSITS IN NORTH CAROLINA: NORTH CAROLINA DEPT. CONSERV. AND DEVELOP., DIV. MINERAL RESOURCES INF. CIRC. 19, 51 P

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit CONCENTRATE CONTAINED 36% TITANIUM MINERALS

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-DEC-1972 Cooper, Margaret U.S. Geological Survey