The Storm King is a mine located in Clallam county, Washington.
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All mine locations were obtained from the USGS Mineral Resources Data System. The locations and other information in this database have not been verified for accuracy. It should be assumed that all mines are on private property.
Name: Storm King
Lat, Long: 48.0639, -123.69580
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Storm King MRDS details
Primary: Storm King
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Prospect
Operation Type: Surface
Mining Method: Unknown
Discovery Year: 1956
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Pacific Border Province
Physiographic Section: Olympic Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Location): REPORTED ON NORTH SLOPE OF BALDY RIDGE BETWEEN MT. BALDY AND STORM KING MTN. NOTE: NARRATIVE DESCRIPTION DOES NOT MATCH LEGAL DESCRIPTION (SEC. 29). THE LOCATION OF THIS RECORD IS PLACED IN THE CENTER OF SEC. 27 TO MORE CLOSELY AGREE WITH THE NARRATIVE LOCATION.
Reference (Deposit): P. 257.
Reference (Deposit): WA. DIV. MINES AND GEOL. BULLETIN 37, 1956, PART II, VOL. 1,
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