Black Beauty

Past Producer in Josephine county in Oregon, United States with commodity Chromium

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10152617
MRDS ID M060540
MAS/MILS ID 0410330475
Record type Site
Current site name Black Beauty
Alternate or previous names Myrtle Creek
Related records 10042660

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -123.77366, 42.34202 (WGS84)
Elevation 366
Location accuracy 100(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Oregon Josephine

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Willamette 037 S 009 W 21 SE Oregon


Commodity Importance
Chromium Primary

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -123.77366, 42.34202

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 National Forest

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0410330475
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS M060540 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    OR. DEPT. GEOL. AND MIN. INDUST. BULLETIN 52, 1961, P. 41.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 21-AUG-92 Western Field Operations Center (WFOC) U.S. Bureau of Mines