The Powell Occurrence is a chromium mine located in Butte county, California.
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Primary Mineral: Chromium
Lat, Long: 39.54806, -121.15778
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Powell Occurrence MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Powell Occurrence
District: South Fork Of Feather River Area
Years: 1918 -
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Cascade-Sierra Mountains
Physiographic Section: Sierra Nevada
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference Category: Production
Reference: CDMG BULL 134, PT. 3, CHAPT. 5, P. 264
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: CALIF. DIV. OF MINES B. 134, III, CHAPTER 5 (1953) P. 301