Uncle Sam Mine

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10274108
MAS/MILS ID 0410150028
Record type Site
Current site name Uncle Sam Mine

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Trench
Geographic coordinates: -123.84036, 42.27762 (WGS84)
Elevation 1052
Location accuracy 100(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Oregon Curry

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Willamette 038 S 010 W 11 S2NE Oregon


Commodity Importance
Chromium Primary

Nearby scientific data

Trench (1) -123.84036, 42.27762

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Surface
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 0410150028

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    OR. DEPT. GEOL. AND MIN. INDUST. BULLETIN 52, 1961, P. 106.

  • Deposit

    OR. DEPT. GEOL. AND MIN. INDUST. BULLETIN 93, 1977, P. 32.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 23-JUL-1992 Western Field Operations Center (WFOC) U.S. Bureau of Mines