Manganese Cave Mine

Past Producer in Independence county in Arkansas, United States with commodity Manganese

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10284115
MAS/MILS ID 0050630165
Record type Site
Current site name Manganese Cave Mine
Alternate or previous names Harvey Mine, Penters Bluff Cave Mine

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -91.83935, 35.86869 (WGS84)
Elevation 150
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Arkansas Independence

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
5th Principal 014 N 008 W 15 NWNWNW Arkansas


Commodity Importance
Manganese Primary

Nearby scientific data

(1) -91.83935, 35.86869

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 Private

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner American Manganese Corp.
    Year 1940
  • Type Operator
    Owner Denison, W. H.
    Year 1940

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0050630165

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit


Reporter information

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