The Lightning Ridge Prospect is a mercury mine located in Josephine county, Oregon.
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Primary Mineral: Mercury
Lat, Long: 42.42639, -123.71000
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Lightning Ridge Prospect MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Lightning Ridge Prospect
District: Chrome Ridge
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Pacific Border Province
Physiographic Section: Klamath Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
|Comment: DEVELOPED BY 2 PITS 5 FEET DEEP AND A TRENCH 3 TO 6 FEET DEEP.|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: ODGM1 BULL. 55, P. 96