The Cox Canyon Chromite Occurrence is a chromium mine located in Coos county, Oregon at an elevation of 151 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: 151 Feet (46 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Chromium
Lat, Long: 43.2675, -124.31220
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Cox Canyon Chromite Occurrence MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Cox Canyon Chromite Occurrence
Secondary: Cox Canyon Chromium
Land StatusLand ownership: Unknown
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Surface
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Pacific Border Province
Physiographic Section: Oregon Coast Range
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY BULLETIN 945-E, 1944, P. 129.