Rice Mine

Prospect in Grafton county in New Hampshire, United States with commodities Feldspar, Mica

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10247125
MAS/MILS ID 0330090048
Record type Site
Current site name Rice Mine
Alternate or previous names Pegmatites No. 28 To 38

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -71.89778, 43.74557 (WGS84)
Elevation 625
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States New Hampshire Grafton

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Feldspar Primary
Mica Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -71.89778, 43.74557

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Surface-Underground
Development status Prospect
Commodity type Non-metallic
Significant No

Land status

Ownership category Private

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner General Electric Co.
    Year 1943

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0330090048

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    CAMERON, E.N., LARRABEE, D.M., MCNAIR, A.H. AND OTHERS, 1954

  • Deposit

    USGS PROF PAPER 255.

  • Deposit

    ACCESSORY MINERALS-PINK GARNET, BLACK TOURMALINE, SMALL GREE

  • Deposit

    CRYSTALS, APATITE, TRIPHYLITE, GRAFTONITE, VIVIANITE & QUART

  • Deposit

    PEGMATITE NO. 32 HAS 2 30 FT CROSS CUT TUNNEL. AN OLD TUNNEL

  • Deposit

    ENDS IN PEGMATITE NO. 29. A PROSPECT TUNNEL 40 FT LONG WAS D

  • Deposit

    WESTWARD TO PEGMATITE NO. 37.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 02-NOV-1983 Eastern Field Operations Center (EFOC) U.S. Bureau of Mines