Buford Compton Gravel Pits

Past Producer in Yell county in Arkansas, United States with commodity Sand and Gravel, Construction

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10159352
MAS/MILS ID 0051490005
Record type Site
Current site name Buford Compton Gravel Pits

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Trench
Geographic coordinates: -93.45519, 35.03591 (WGS84)
Elevation 119
Location accuracy 100(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Arkansas Yell

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
5th Principal 004 N 023 W 04 NENW Arkansas


Commodity Importance
Sand and Gravel, Construction Primary

Nearby scientific data

Trench (1) -93.45519, 35.03591

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

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

Land status

Ownership category Private

Ownership information

  • Type Owner-Operator
    Owner Buford Compton
    Year 1952

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0051490005

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit


Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 17-NOV-1983 Long U.S. Bureau of Mines