The Big Creek-Yaquina Bay-Newport Placer is a iron, titanium, metal, and chromium mine located in Lincoln county, Oregon at an elevation of 3 feet.
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Elevation: 3 Feet (1 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Iron, Titanium, Metal, Chromium
Lat, Long: 44.65833, -124.05694
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Big Creek-Yaquina Bay-Newport Placer MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Big Creek-Yaquina Bay-Newport Placer
Primary: Titanium, Metal
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Mineral Deposit Model
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Holocene
|Comment: HR.AGE.MV: GREENSTONE|
|Comment: .3 MM GRAIN SIZE|
|Comment: TENS OF THOUSANDS OF TONS ILMENITE-CHROMITE CONCENTRATE.|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: TWENHOFEL 1946 ORE. DEP. GEOL. MIN. IND. BULL 30