Crate Carpenter Mica Mine

Past Producer in Avery county in North Carolina, United States with commodity Mica

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10199927
MRDS ID K00085
MAS/MILS ID 0370110021
Record type Site
Current site name Crate Carpenter Mica Mine

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -81.97294, 35.99539 (WGS84)
Elevation 957
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States North Carolina Avery


Commodity Importance
Mica Primary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -81.97294, 35.99539

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Non-metallic
Significant No

Land status

Ownership category Private

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0370110021
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS 0K00085 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    REF: CRIB RECORD NO. K000851.

  • Deposit

    CRIB LIST 12/81

Reporter information

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