Vester Prospect

Prospect in Carter county in Tennessee, United States with commodity Manganese

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10154294
MAS/MILS ID 0470190014
Record type Site
Current site name Vester Prospect

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -82.05844, 36.42588 (WGS84)
Elevation 610
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Tennessee Carter

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Manganese Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -82.05844, 36.42588

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Surface
Development status Prospect
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No
Discovery year 1951

Mining district

District name Stony Creek

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Fee Ownership
Type of mineral rights Unknown

Land status

Ownership category Private

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner Vester Grindstaff
    Home office Tennessee
    Year 1974

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0470190014

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    ONEILL, J.F.ET AL, RECONN. OF EAST TENN. MN. DEPOSITS, UNPUB

  • Deposit

    WAR MINERALS REPORT, 1954, P. 131

Reporter information

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