Unnamed Chromium Occurrence

Occurrence in Franklin county in Maine, United States with commodity Chromium

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10084510
MRDS ID W101894
Record type Site
Current site name Unnamed Chromium Occurrence
Alternate or previous names Unnamed

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -70.79382, 45.39166 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Maine Franklin

Comments on the location information

  • Location From Harwood, 1973. Located At Hilltop (Approx. 1800' Elev.) Approx. .4 Mi N of Arnold Pond. Accurate To 300 M.

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Chromium Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Chromite Ore

Nearby scientific data

(1) -70.79382, 45.39166

Comments on the geologic information

  • SHOW AS PROSPECT
  • Show As Prospect. Disseminated Grains of Chromite Associated With Magnetite.

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS W101894

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL. 1346, PL.1

  • Deposit

    Harwood, D. S., 1973, Bedrock Geology Of The Cupsuptic And Arnold Pond Quads, West-Central Maine: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 1346, 90p.Harwood, D. S., 1973, Bedrock Geology Of The Cupsuptic And Arnold Pond Quads, West-Central Maine: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 1346, 90p.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Updater 01-OCT-98 Beck, F.M. Contractor Checked Location, Commodity Codes, References; Geologic Comments
Reporter 01-NOV-83 Whitlow, S. U.S. Geological Survey
Editor 01-DEC-02 Woodruff, Laurel G. U.S. Geological Survey Updated Commodities, Ore Materials, Calculated Lat/Long