Pigeon Roost Mountain Deposit

Past Producer in Montgomery county in Arkansas, United States with commodity Barium-Barite

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10138149
MAS/MILS ID 0050970033
Record type Site
Current site name Pigeon Roost Mountain Deposit
Included sites No. 4005, Ouachita Mountain Barite

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -93.6413, 34.16343 (WGS84)
Elevation 152
Location accuracy 500(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Arkansas Montgomery

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
5th Principal 004 S 024 W 25 NE Arkansas
5th Principal 3 S 23 W 19 SW 1/4 SW 1/4 Arkansas


Commodity Importance
Barium-Barite Primary

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -93.6413, 34.16343

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

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

Land status

Ownership category Private

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner Government
    Home office Arkansas

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0050970033

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit


General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit Monthly USBR Reports containing descriptions of trench findings. Beds are large, lenticular deposits.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 17-NOV-83 Rlw U.S. Bureau of Mines