Jack Shade Chrome Mine

Past Producer in Josephine county in Oregon, United States with commodity Chromium

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10249696
MRDS ID M060538
MAS/MILS ID 0410330264
Record type Site
Current site name Jack Shade Chrome Mine
Alternate or previous names Grants Pass Chrome Company, Black Prince, Hot Dog
Related records 10098503

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -123.76036, 42.33202 (WGS84)
Elevation 792
Location accuracy 100(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Oregon Josephine

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Willamette 037 S 009 W 21 Oregon


Commodity Importance
Chromium Primary

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -123.76036, 42.33202

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 National Forest

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0410330264
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS M060538 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    OR. DEPT. GEOL. AND MIN. INDUST. BULLETIN 52, 1961, P. 37.

  • Deposit


  • Deposit

    PLATE 2, NO. 257.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 19-AUG-1992 Western Field Operations Center (WFOC) U.S. Bureau of Mines