Frank Olivine Deposit

Prospect in Avery county in North Carolina, United States with commodities Asbestos, Chromium, Magnesite, Talc-Soapstone, Vermiculite

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10127158
MRDS ID K001729
MAS/MILS ID 0370110013
Record type Site
Current site name Frank Olivine Deposit
Related records 10025783

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -82.00454, 36.06789 (WGS84)
Elevation 969
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States North Carolina Avery


Commodity Importance
Asbestos Tertiary
Chromium Tertiary
Magnesite Primary
Talc-Soapstone Tertiary
Vermiculite Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -82.00454, 36.06789

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Prospect
Commodity type Both metallic and non-metallic
Significant No

Land status

Ownership category Private

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0370110013
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS K001729 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    REF: CRIB RECORD NO. K001729.

Reporter information

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