Admirality

Past Producer in Ottawa county in Oklahoma, United States with commodities Lead, Zinc

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10297720
MAS/MILS ID 0401150102
Record type Site
Current site name Admirality

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -94.84384, 36.96257 (WGS84)
Elevation 245
Location accuracy 100(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Oklahoma Ottawa

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Indian 029 N 023 W 29 SWNESW Oklahoma

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Lead Tertiary
Zinc Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Calcite Unknown
Chalcopyrite Unknown
Chert Unknown
Dolomite Unknown
Galena Unknown
Gedrite Unknown
Pyrite Unknown
Quartz Unknown
Sphalerite Unknown

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -94.84384, 36.96257

Ore body information

  • Thickness 5M
    Depth to top 81M
    Width 500M
    Length 650M
    Area 30HA
    Field Value
    Type of Orebody #1 BRECCIA FILL
    Shape of Orebody #1 OTHER
    Type of Orebody #2 DISSEMINATED
    Shape of Orebody #2 TABULAR
    Type of Orebody #3 REPLACEMENT
    Primary mode of Origin HYDROTHERMAL
    Primary Ore Control FRACTURING
    Secondary Ore Control CONTACT ZONE
    Degree of Wallrock Alter. INTENSE
    Type of Wallrock Alter. #1 SILICIFICATION
    Type of Wallrock Alter. #2 DOLOMITIZATION
    Minimum Depth to Top 76
    Avg. Thick. Unconsol. Mat. 5
    Min. Thick. Unconsol. Mat. 0
    Total Surface Area (HA) 30
    Date of Last Modification 780708

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Underground
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No
Discovery year 1918
Year of first production 1921

Mining district

District name Tri State

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Fee Ownership

Land status

Ownership category Private

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner Youngman, H. D., Construction Co.
    Interest 100
    Home office Kentucky
    Year 1976

Workings at the site

  • Type of workings Underground
    Overall depth 91M
    Field Value
    MAS Development Schedule # 1
    Mining Record # 1
    Status of Mining Method ACTUAL
    Mining Method ROOM AND PILLAR 10-34
    Swell Factor .59
    Percent Waste Rock 2
    Hardness of Rock SOFT NONPLASTIC FISSURED MODERATE WATER
    Rock Characteristics MULTIPLE SYSTEMS OF WEAKNESS PLANES
    Rock Support Chars. SUPPORTING MAY BACK SLAB
    Mine Support Chars. POST, HEADBOARD, CAPS, ROOF BOLTS
    Number of Shafts 5
    1st Condition of Workings FLOODED
    Capacity Units MT ORE/DAY
    Units of Production $/MT ORE
    Operating Days per Year 250
    Operating Shifts per Day 3
    Year of Information 1977

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0401150102

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    FOWLER, G.M., AND LYDEN, J.P. 1932, THE ORE DEPOSITS OF THE

  • Deposit

    TRI-STATE DISTRICT (MISSOURI-KANSAS-OKLAHOMA): A.I.M.E TR.,

  • Deposit

    P. 206-251.

  • Deposit

    WEIDMAN, S., 1932, THE MIAMI-PICHER ZINC-LEAD DISTRICT, OKLA

  • Deposit

    OKLAHOMA GEOL. SURV. BULL. 56, 177P.

  • Deposit

    MCKNIGHT, EDWIN AND FISCHER, RICHARD, 1970, GEOLOGY AND ORE

  • Deposit

    DEPOSITS OF THE PICHER FIELD OKLAHOMA AND KANSAS: U.S. GEOL.

  • Deposit

    PROF. PAPER 588, 165P.

  • Deposit

    BROCKIE, DOUGLAS, ET.AL., 1968, THE GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS

  • Deposit

    TRI-STATE DISTRICT OF MISSOURI, KANSAS, AND OKLAHOMA IN ORE

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit THIS MINE IS A PART OF THE PICHER FIELD BACK-UP FILE RECORD 060 SHALE IS NOT A PART OF THE BOONE FORMATION BUT I IMPORTANT TO LOCALIZATION OF ORE BODIES. RECORD 080 COLUMNS 59-62 AND 69-71 STRIKE AND DIP NOT APPLI TO STRATIFORM TYPE ORE BODIES GRADE AND TONNAGE MATRIX INFORMATION FROM ALL SOURCES HAS BE LEDGERED. SEE LEDGERS FOR INFORMATION ON INDIVIDUAL MINES. RECORD 120 COLUMNS 64-76 NO RELIABLE INFORMATION AVAILABLE RECORD 151-152 PERCENT RECOVERY BASED ON EXTRAPOLATION OF C RECOVERIES IN THE VIBURNUM TREND AND ESTIMATES OF DR. ROGER DEPOSITS OF THE U.S.: A.I.M.E P.400-430. RECORD 151 COLUMNS 64-69 PLANT CAPACITY BASED ON 25 YEAR MIL RECORD 151 COLUMNS 70-80 NO RELIABLE INFORMATION AVAILABLE RECORD 140 ORE TO BE HOISTED AT THE MINE AND TRUCKED TO EAGLE-PICHER CENTRAL MILL.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 27-FEB-84 Lewis, J.D. U.S. Bureau of Mines