Boundary Line

Prospect, Undetermined

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Au

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale KC
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale D-1
Latitude 55.913
Longitude -130.016
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Location and accuracy This prospect is known only from U.S. Bureau of Mines (1977) claim records. Its approximate location is at an elevation of about 100 feet, on the U.S.-Canada international boundary at or near Monument 1. The site is in section 1, T. 69 S., R. 100 E., of the Copper River Meridian. It corresponds to loc. 10 in Elliott and others (1978). The location probably is accurate within 0.1 mile.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

The country rock in the area of this site is quartz monzonite of the Eocene Hyder Quartz Monzonite batholith (Buddington, 1929 [B 807]; Smith, 1977). According to U.S. Bureau of Mines claim records (1977), this prospect, which appears to be (Hyder) quartz monzonite, was staked for Au. No other information about this prospect has been made public.
Geologic map unit (-130.01770322651, 55.9127078609227)

Production and reserves

Indication of production None