Senia

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10068547
MRDS ID W001627
Record type Site
Current site name Senia
Related records 10199791

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -82.01651, 36.08342 (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 Gangue

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Metamorphic Rock > Gneiss

Nearby scientific data

(1) -82.01651, 36.08342

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 W001627

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.

  • Deposit

    BAYLEY, W. S., 1923, MAGNETIC IRON ORES OF EAST TENNESSEE AND WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA: NORTH CAROLINA GEOLOGICAL SURVEY BULL. 32, P. 218-219.

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit TITANIFEROUS OCCURRENCE WITH ORE OF A "FINE-GRAINED GLISTENING VARIETY".

Reporter information

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