Mica Mine

Past Producer in Avery county in North Carolina, United States with commodity Mica

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10126772
MAS/MILS ID 0370110008
Record type Site
Current site name Mica Mine
Alternate or previous names Diamond Coal Company

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -81.98064, 36.09509 (WGS84)
Elevation 1158
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States North Carolina Avery


Commodity Importance
Mica Primary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -81.98064, 36.09509

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

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

Land status

Ownership category Private

Ownership information

  • Type Unknown
    Owner Harris Mining Co., Div. Of Blue

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0370110008

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit


Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 15-NOV-1983 Eastern Field Operations Center (EFOC) U.S. Bureau of Mines