The Independence Mine is a chromium and gold mine located in Coos county, Oregon.
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Primary Mineral: Chromium, Gold
Lat, Long: 43.19167, -124.37083
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Independence Mine MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Independence Mine
District: Beach Area
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type: Placer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Pacific Border Province
Physiographic Section: Oregon Coast Range
Mineral Deposit Model
|Comment: NE 1/4, APPROXIMATELY 20 ACRES OF PATENTED LAND, OF COMPLICATED PATTERN|
|Comment: THIS PROPERTY DOES NOT HAVE ANY WORKINGS; ITS VALUE LIES MAINLY IN THAT IT IS ON THREE SIDES OF THE PIONEER MINE.|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: OREGON METAL MINES HANDBOOK, 1940 , ODGMI BULL. 14-C, V. 1 , P. 22