Occurrence, Undetermined

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Cu

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale BC
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale B-5
Latitude 56.26
Longitude -131.6
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Location and accuracy The approximate location of this unnamed occurrence, known in 1981 (Elliott and Koch, 1981, p. 7, loc. 7) only from a U.S. Bureau of Mines claims map, is in the Kapho Mountains, in Section 2, at an elevation of about 3900 feet. It is on a north-trending ridge at the east margin of a small glacier. The location is probably accurate to within about a quarter of a mile.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

The country rocks in the general area of this occurrence are Mesozoic or Paleozoic paragneiss and orthogneiss and subordinate amphibolite and marble (Koch, 1996, 1997). No other geological information about this occurrence was publicly available in 1997 (Koch, 1997, p. 23).
Geologic map unit (-131.601693163935, 56.2596470096903)

Production and reserves

Indication of production None

Additional comments

An unknown number of lode claims were staked in 1974 (U.S. Bureau of Mines, 1979).


MRDS Number A010285
Reporters H. C. Berg (Fullerton, California)
Last report date 5/17/1998