Unnamed

Occurrence, Inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Ag; Pb
Other commodities Sb; Zn
Ore minerals galena
Gangue minerals quartz

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale MD
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale C-6
Latitude 63.508
Longitude -155.632
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Location and accuracy Occurrence is situated on a northeast-facing spur of an isolated range of hills at an elevation of 2,000 feet (609 m) in Section 8, T. 23 S., R. 17 E., of the Kateel River Meridian. Location is estimated to be within about 500 feet (152 m).

Geologic setting

Geologic description

Quartz -galena vein cuts sheared argillite and hornfels (Patton and Moll, 1983). Surface samples contain values of 100 ppm Ag, more than 2 percent Pb, 700 ppm Sb, and 300 ppm Zn (Patton and Moll, 1983).
Geologic map unit (-155.634365331414, 63.5073931012788)
Mineral deposit model Polymetallic vein (Cox and Singer, 1986; model 22c).
Mineral deposit model number 22c

Production and reserves

Workings or exploration The occurrence was first reported by U.S. Geological Survey personnel during an AMRAP investigation of the Medfra quadrangle (Patton and others, 1980). Surface samples contain 100 ppm Ag, more than 2 percent Pb, 700 ppm Sb, and 300 ppm Zn (Patton and Moll, 1983).
Indication of production None
Reserve estimates None.

Additional comments

See: Won - North (MD021), Win (MD060), Gemini (MD023) and Won - South (MD024) prospects.

References