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Union Carbide Mine, Wilson Springs (Potash Sulfur Springs), Garland Co., Arkansas, USA

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 34° North , 93° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~16km


A vanadium mine owned by Union Carbide Corp. Explored in the 1960's. Opened 1966 and closed 1985.
Mineralization is an igneous complex with vanadium ore in adjacent, altered rocks. Workings feature 4 large open pit mines, including the E. & N. Wilson Pit, T Orebody & Spaulding Pit.

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59 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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References

- Rocks & Minerals: 63: 108
- Rocks & Minerals: 64: 296
- Stone et al. (1982)
- Evans et al. (1984), Mineralogical Magazine 48: 289
- Smith, Art, Collecting Arkansas Minerals
- Rocks & Minerals (1995): 70: 154-170.

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