Ragged Breeches

Past Producer in Newton county in Arkansas, United States with commodities Lead, Zinc

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10283961
MAS/MILS ID 0051010036
Record type Site
Current site name Ragged Breeches

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -92.97798, 35.99339 (WGS84)
Elevation 355
Location accuracy 500(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Arkansas Newton

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
5th Principal 014 N 019 W 02 NWNW Arkansas

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Lead Primary
Zinc Primary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -92.97798, 35.99339

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Underground
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Land status

Ownership category National Forest

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner Bald Hill Mining Co.
    Home office Arkansas
    Year 1943

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0051010036

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY BULL. 853, 1935

  • Deposit

    BARTLESVILLE CARD FILE

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 17-NOV-1983 Miller / Mvl U.S. Bureau of Mines