Smith Mine

Past Producer in San Bernardino county in California, United States with commodity Talc-Soapstone

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10116192
MAS/MILS ID 0060710530
Record type Site
Current site name Smith Mine
Alternate or previous names Tecopa Mine, Tecopa

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -115.99526, 35.78579 (WGS84)
Elevation 1024
Location accuracy 10(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States California San Bernardino

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
San Bernardino 020 N 009 E 34 California

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Talc-Soapstone Primary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -115.99526, 35.78579

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Underground
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Non-metallic
Significant No

Land status

Ownership category Unknown

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0060710530

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    CALIF. JOUR. MINES AND GEOL., V. 49, 1953, P. 211-213.

  • Deposit

    CALIF. DIV. MINES AND GEOL. OPEN-FILE REPORT 85-15, 1985,

  • Deposit

    NO. 24, PLATES 6B AND 7.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 31-MAR-1991 Ridenour, James U.S. Bureau of Mines