The Section 12 Manganese Occurrence is a manganese mine located in Baker county, Oregon at an elevation of 4,019 feet.
About the MRDS Data:
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.
Elevation: 4,019 Feet (1,225 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Manganese
Lat, Long: 44.71, -117.64361
Active Mining Claims
Claim data is for Mines level premium members. We are currently not accepting new Mines level members. Claims data may be served in a different format at a future date. Current Mines members will have this functionality supported for the duration of their membership.
Section 12 Manganese Occurrence MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Section 12 Manganese Occurrence
District: Pleasant Valley Area
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Columbia Plateau
Physiographic Section: Payette Section
Mineral Deposit Model
|Comment: GEOL.DESC: SHAFT RUNS BETWEEN TWO LIMESTONE LENSES|
|Comment: NW 1/4, ELEVATION (BY ANEROID) 4020 FT.|
|Comment: SHAFT 15 FT. DEEP.|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: LIBBEY, F. W., ET AL, 1942 , MANGANESE IN OREGON: ODGMI BULL. 17 , P. 49