Meyersville Spur Limestone Property

Past Producer in Izard county in Arkansas, United States with commodity Aluminum
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Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10400399
Record type Site
Current site name Meyersville Spur Limestone Property

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -91.8579, 35.87535 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Arkansas Izard

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
5th Principal 14 N 8 W 4 and 5 Arkansas

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Aluminum Primary

Mineral occurrence model information

Model code 237
USGS model code 32g
Deposit model name Limestone

Nearby scientific data

(1) -91.8579, 35.87535

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Surface
Development status Past Producer

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner Reynolds Metals Co.
    Home office Bauxite, AR
    Year 1949

Production statistics

  • Year 1949
    Material Measurable reserves are 2,000,000 tons and inferred reserves 17,000,000 tons
    Ore mined 400,000mt
    Best? Y

Workings at the site

  • Type of workings Surface
    Name of workings open quarry

Reference information

General comments

Subject category Comment text
General Review of Examination Report. 1949.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 03-OCT-49 L.T McElvenny U.S. Bureau of Mines