Occurrence, Inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Pb; Zn
Ore minerals galena; pyrite; sphalerite

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale DL
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale A-3
Latitude 68.17
Longitude -163.52
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Location and accuracy This occurrence is at an elevation of about 1,000 feet, just north of the center of section 17, T. 32 N., R. 21 W., of the Kateel River Meridian. Location is accurate to within a one mile radius.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

This occurrence is a narrow, massive-pyrite zone which contains galena and sphalerite. It can be traced more than 1,000 feet on the surface. Geochemical values along the zone are erratic (J. Britton, oral communication, 1998).
Geologic map unit (-163.52296939002, 68.1693362241762)
Age of mineralization Mississippian to Permian (?).

Production and reserves

Indication of production None


MRDS Number 10307431
Reporters Anita Williams (Anchorage, AK)
Last report date 12/21/1999