Austin Prospect, Gossan Lead District, Southern Section-Blue Ridge Province, Grayson Co., Virginia, USA
REF:Deposit:: CURREY, R.O., 1859, A GEOLOGICAL VISIT TO THE VIRGINIA COPPER REGION: KNOXVILLE, TENN., BECKETT, HAWS AND CO.; REPRINTED IN PART UNDER COPPER AND IRON REGION OF THE FLOYD-CARROLL-GRAYSON PLATEAU OF THE BLUE RIDGE IN VIRGINIA, ETC.: THE VIRGI
Commodities (Major) - Copper, Iron; (Minor) - Iron - Pig Iron
Development Status: Occurrence
Deposit Model: 91: Massive sulfide, Besshi
Host Rock Unit: Gabbro
Structure: Ne-Sw Trend, Blue Ridge Anticlinorium, Gossan Lead Overthrust, Fries Fault.
Tectonic Structure: Orogen
5 entries listed. 4 valid minerals.
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New Locality Added: Buraco Mine, São Mamede de Ribatua, Alijó, Vila Real District, PortugalFrom Rui Nunes, 2nd Oct 2014 15:35:50