Blue Bell Mine

Past Producer in San Bernardino county in California, United States with commodities Copper, Lead, Silver, Zinc

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10189211
MRDS ID M020688
MAS/MILS ID 0060710234
Record type Site
Current site name Blue Bell Mine
Alternate or previous names Blue Bell, Hard Luck Mine, Atkinson
Related records 10034014

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -116.22506, 35.2717 (WGS84)
Elevation 853
Location accuracy 5000(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States California San Bernardino

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
San Bernardino 014 N 007 E California


Commodity Importance
Copper Tertiary
Lead Primary
Silver Tertiary
Zinc Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -116.22506, 35.2717

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Underground
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Land status

Ownership category Unknown

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0060710234
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS M020688 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    CALIF. JOUR. MINES AND GEOL., V. 49, 1953, P. 101.

  • Deposit


Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 31-MAR-1991 Ridenour, James U.S. Bureau of Mines