Betty Baker Mine

Past Producer in Carroll county in Virginia, United States with commodities Cobalt, Copper, Gold, Iron, Lead, Nickel, Silver, Sulfur, Zinc
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Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10228272
MAS/MILS ID 0510350005
Record type Site
Current site name Betty Baker Mine

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -80.729, 36.84537 (WGS84)
Elevation 774
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Virginia Carroll


Commodity Importance
Cobalt Tertiary
Copper Tertiary
Gold Tertiary
Iron Tertiary
Lead Tertiary
Nickel Tertiary
Silver Tertiary
Sulfur Tertiary
Zinc Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -80.729, 36.84537

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Surface
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Both metallic and non-metallic
Significant No

Mining district

District name Great Gossan

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Fee Ownership
Type of mineral rights Minerals Only
Type of mineral rights Private Lease

Land status

Ownership category Private

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner Hale And Coletrain
    Year 1976
  • Type Operator
    Owner Virginia Iron, Coal And Coke Co
    Year 1976

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0510350005

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 25-NOV-1983 Schmidt U.S. Bureau of Mines