Occurrence, Inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities U
Other commodities Th
Ore minerals unknown

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale CI
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale B-6
Latitude 65.449
Longitude -146.54
Nearby scientific data Find additional scientific data near this location
Location and accuracy The location is the site of sample no. 41, figure 3, of U.S. Bureau of Mines Open-File Report 130-77 (Barker and Clautice, 1977). Approximately 1 mile SW of Mt. Prindle, SW1/4 NW1/4 sec. 9, T. 7 N., R. 6 E.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

20 ppm U and 17.3 ppm Th (225 cps) were detected in granite bedrock. The host rock is described as granite with feldspar phenocrysts up to 7 cm (Barker and Clautice, 1977).
Geologic map unit (-146.542481191364, 65.4486014629824)
Mineral deposit model Uranium and thorium in granite.

Production and reserves

Workings or exploration Surface samples taken.
Indication of production None

Additional comments

See also Roy Creek, ARDF no. CI051.


MRDS Number A012263


Reporters C.J. Freeman, J.R. Guidetti Schaefer, A.S. Clements (Avalon Development Corporation)
Last report date 9/14/1998