Frank Olivine Mine

Producer in Avery county in North Carolina, United States with commodity Magnesite

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10126912
MRDS ID W020842
MAS/MILS ID 0370110006
Record type Site
Current site name Frank Olivine Mine

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -82.01294, 36.05899 (WGS84)
Elevation 914
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States North Carolina Avery


Commodity Importance
Magnesite Primary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -82.01294, 36.05899

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Surface
Development status Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Land status

Ownership category Private

Ownership information

  • Type Unknown
    Owner International Mineral And Chemicals
    ID 3101499

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0370110006
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS W020842 MAS references MRDS
Mine Safety and Health Administration MSHA MSHA 3101499

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit


  • Deposit

    CRIB RECORD K001729 AND W020842, 12/81

  • Deposit

    MSHA INSPECTION 1/28/81, 8/18/81, & 11/2/81

  • Deposit

    1981 MSHA LIST

Reporter information

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