The Crescent Mine is a mine located in Clallam county, Washington at an elevation of 1,099 feet.
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Name: Crescent Mine
Elevation: 1,099 Feet (335 Meters)
Lat, Long: 48.0775, -123.94330
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Crescent Mine MRDS details
Primary: Crescent Mine
Secondary: Olympic Peninsula Mn - 0530310200
Secondary: Peggy Mine
Land ownership: National Park
Note: the land ownership field only identifies whether the area the mine is in is generally on public lands like Forest Service or BLM land, or if it is in an area that is generally private property. It does not definitively identify property status, nor does it indicate claim status or whether an area is open to prospecting. Always respect private property.
Owner Name: Katherine S Morgenroth
Home Office: Washington
Info Year: 1974
Owner Name: Roy D. Rogers And Others
Home Office: Washington
Info Year: 1953
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Discovery Year: 1952
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
General Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Pacific Border Province
Physiographic Section: Olympic Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Reserve-Resource): RESOURCE FIGURES ARE FROM THE REPORT BY E.A.MAGILL.HIS FIELD WAS DONE DURING 1953-1955.PERCENTAGE FIGURES FOR THE COMMODI OCCURING WITH THE ORE ARE AN AVERAGE OF SOME OF THE MINED OR OF THE REMAINING ORE IS LIKELY TOCONTAIN HIGHER PERCENTAGES ALUMINA AND SILICA.
Reference (Deposit): U.S. BUREAU OF MINES RI 5530, 1959, P. 37-43.
Reference (Deposit): P. 254.
Reference (Deposit): WA. DIV. MINES AND GEOL. BULLETIN 37, 1956, PART II, VOL. 1,
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