Unnamed

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 65.492
Longitude -146.642
Nearby scientific data Find additional scientific data near this location
Location and accuracy The location is the site of sample no. 36, U.S. Bureau of Mines Open-File Report 130-77 (Barker and Clautice, 1977). This is a ridgetop occurrence approximately 5.5 miles WNW of Mt. Prindle, SW1/4 NW1/4 sec. 25, T. 8 N., R. 5 E.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

A sample containing 22 ppm U and 3 ppm Th was collected from iron-stained quartzose country rock, and sample containing 24 ppm U and 29 ppm Th was collected from a dike containing dark quartz, feldspar and biotite in an aphanitic ground mass (Barker and Clautice, 1977).
Geologic map unit (-146.644488025602, 65.4916009300964)

Production and reserves

Workings or exploration Surface samples taken.
Indication of production None

References

MRDS Number A012270

References

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