Fiddler's Ridge Crystal Mine

Producer in Montgomery county in Arkansas, United States with commodity Quartz

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10114048
MAS/MILS ID 0050970101
Record type Site
Current site name Fiddler's Ridge Crystal Mine
Alternate or previous names Fiddler's Ridge Rock Shop, Crystal Mine.

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Pit
Geographic coordinates: -93.5671, 34.50012 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 5000(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Arkansas Montgomery

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
5th Principal 003 S 024 W 09 S2NE Arkansas

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Quartz Primary

Nearby scientific data

Pit (1) -93.5671, 34.50012

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Surface
Development status Producer
Commodity type Non-metallic
Significant No
Discovery year 1986
Year of first production 1989

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner Jim And Kathy Fecho
    Interest 100
    Home office Arkansas
    Year 1995
    First year 1986
  • Type Operator
    Owner Jim Fecho
    Home office Arkansas
    Year 1995
    First year 1986

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0050970101

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    *JOHN C. NICHOLS, FOREST MINERALS GEOLOGIST, U.S. FOREST

  • Deposit

    SERVICE, HOT SPRINGS, AR 71902. 1-501-321-5285.

  • Deposit

    *NICHOLAS E. FINZER, TECHNICAL SERVICES TEAM, U.S. FOREST

  • Deposit

    SERVICE, HOT SPRINGS, AR 71902.

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit INFO SUPPLIED BY U.S. FOREST SERVICE.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 11-SEP-1995 Kraemer, Sandra R. U.S. Bureau of Mines