Blue Ridge Mine

Past Producer in Independence county in Arkansas, United States with commodities Iron, Manganese

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10163020
MAS/MILS ID 0050630143
Record type Site
Current site name Blue Ridge Mine

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Trench
Geographic coordinates: -91.72264, 35.89369 (WGS84)
Elevation 240
Location accuracy 100(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Arkansas Independence

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
5th Principal 014 N 007 W 03 NWNESE Arkansas


Commodity Importance
Iron Tertiary
Manganese Primary

Nearby scientific data

Trench (1) -91.72264, 35.89369

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

Ownership information

  • Type Unknown
    Owner Indepence Mining Co.
    Year 1922

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0050630143

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit


Reporter information

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