Twiggs Mica Mine

Past Producer in Mitchell county in North Carolina, United States with commodity Hafnium

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10248948
MRDS ID K000848
MAS/MILS ID 0371210056
Record type Site
Current site name Twiggs Mica Mine
Related records 10025173

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -82.07094, 36.04259 (WGS84)
Elevation 1244
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States North Carolina Mitchell


Commodity Importance
Hafnium Primary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -82.07094, 36.04259

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Land status

Ownership category National Forest

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0371210056
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS K000848 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    REF: CRIB RECORD NO. K000848.

Reporter information

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