Bay of Islands

Occurrence, Inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Cu
Gangue minerals pyrite; quartz

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale AD
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale C-3
Latitude 51.769
Longitude -176.691
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Location and accuracy Locality described as upstream from the head of Bay of Islands, location accuracy no better than 2.0 km.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

Secondary copper minerals found associated with a quartz-pyrite mineralized zone.
Geologic map unit (-176.693464231056, 51.7676162699262)
Age of mineralization Tertiary.

Production and reserves

Indication of production None


MRDS Number A106039
Reporters F.H. Wilson
Last report date 11/3/1992