Smoky No. 1 Mine

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10150898
MRDS ID K004782
MAS/MILS ID 0370110026
Record type Site
Current site name Smoky No. 1 Mine
Related records 10026375

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -81.95764, 36.13179 (WGS84)
Elevation 1158
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States North Carolina Avery


Commodity Importance
Iron Primary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -81.95764, 36.13179

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 0370110026
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS K004782 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    BAYLEY, W.S., TENN DIV OF GEOL BULL 29, 1923, PP. 106-108.

  • 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