The Swen Larson Quarry is a magnesite mine located in Whatcom county, Washington at an elevation of 3,901 feet.
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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: Swen Larson Quarry
Elevation: 3,901 Feet (1,189 Meters)
Lat, Long: 48.7992, -122.06940
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Swen Larson Quarry MRDS details
Primary: Swen Larson Quarry
Owner Name: Olivine Corp.
Company ID: 4500933
Home Office: Washington
Info Year: 1990
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Producer
Operation Type: Surface
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Cascade-Sierra Mountains
Physiographic Section: Northern Cascade Mountains
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Reference (Deposit): NEWSLETTER, V. 18, NO. 1, P. 11.
Reference (Deposit): WA. DIV. GEOL. AND EARTH RESOURCES, 1990, WA. GEOL.
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