Cooper Mine

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10127280
MRDS ID K004786
MAS/MILS ID 0370110029
Record type Site
Current site name Cooper Mine
Related records 10026379

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -81.98094, 36.14569 (WGS84)
Elevation 1131
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States North Carolina Avery


Commodity Importance
Iron Primary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -81.98094, 36.14569

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Surface
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type 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 0370110029
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS K004786 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    BAYLEY, W.S., TENN DIV OF GEOL BULL 29, 1923, P. 118.

  • Deposit

    KLINE, M H & BALLARD, T J, MAY, 1948, BUMINES R.I. 4274.

  • Deposit

    CRIB LIST 12/81

Reporter information

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