Browns Mine

Past Producer in Del Norte county in California, United States with commodity Chromium

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10135140
MRDS ID W023550
MAS/MILS ID 0060150135
Record type Site
Current site name Browns Mine
Alternate or previous names Browns Mountain
Related records 10110641

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -123.95056, 41.92812 (WGS84)
Elevation 838
Location accuracy 10(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States California Del Norte

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Humboldt 018 N 002 E 28 NE California


Commodity Importance
Chromium Primary

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -123.95056, 41.92812

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Underground
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type 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 0060150135
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS W023550 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    CALIF JOUR MINES & GEOLOGY V 48 NO 4 OCT 52 PP 272-3 289

  • Deposit

    USGS CRIB NO. MO20408.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 04-NOV-1983 Western Field Operations Center (WFOC) U.S. Bureau of Mines