The Pioneer Mine is a chromium mine located in Curry county, Oregon at an elevation of 98 feet.
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Elevation: 98 Feet (30 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Chromium
Lat, Long: 42.8778, -123.75920
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Pioneer Mine MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Pioneer Mine
Secondary: Keller Black Sands
Land StatusLand ownership: National Forest
Operation Category: Past Producer
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: Klamath Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: OR. DEPT. GEOL. AND MIN. INDUST. BULLETIN 93, 1977.