Section 9 Mine

Unknown in Pike county in Arkansas, United States with commodity Mercury

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10260010
MAS/MILS ID 51090073
Record type Site
Current site name Section 9 Mine
Alternate or previous names Prospect 7

Comments on the site identification

  • Combined 2 unknown prospects in sec. 9 into one record. One may have been in SW of SE. Prospect 7 (Clardy and Bush) is in NE of SW.

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -93.7811, 34.1536 (WGS84)
Elevation 177
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Arkansas Pike

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
5th Principal 007 S 026 W 9 NE SW Arkansas


Commodity Importance
Mercury Primary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -93.7811, 34.1536

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Land status

Ownership category Unknown

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 51090073

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    Clardy, B.F., and Bush, W.V., 1976, Mercury district of southwest Arkansas: Arkansas Geological Commission Information Circular 23, 57 p.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 1980-05-20 Rlw U.S. Bureau of Mines
Editor 2012-11-21 Wilson, Anna B U.S. Geological Survey added reference data. confirmed location from new reference.