Nightingale

Prospect, Inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Ag
Other commodities Pb; Sb
Ore minerals argentiferous galena; stibnite

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale LG
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale A-2
Latitude 65.015
Longitude -147.522
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Location and accuracy Cobb (1972, MF-413), loc. 25; NE1/4SW1/4 sec. 10, T. 2 N., R. 1 E., of the Fairbanks Meridian. The Nightingale prospect is in Steamboat Creek Valley about 1 mile north of Pedro Camp. Accuracy is within 2,000 feet.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

Massive silver-bearing galena with stibnite occurs in stockworks and veins in altered quartz diorite (Chapman and Foster, 1969).
Geologic map unit (-147.524442048556, 65.0145747505188)
Mineral deposit model Argentiferous galena and stibnite in stockworks and veins in altered quartz diorite.
Alteration of deposit Oxidation products of stibnite and galena (Chapman and Foster, 1969).

Production and reserves

Indication of production None
Production notes No record of production.

References