Mines Mining In Tennessee The Diggings
The most commonly listed primary commodities in Tennessee mines are Iron, Zinc, and Manganese. At the time these mines were surveyed, 430 mines in Tennessee were observed to have ore mineralization in an outcrop, shallow pit, or isolated drill holeknown as an occurance mine. 1 Tennessee has 418 prospect mines. 2 Monroe , Johnson , and Carter are the with the most mines.