|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||NM|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||C-1|
|Nearby scientific data||Find additional scientific data near this location|
|Location and accuracy||This unnamed lode occurrence is at an elevation of about 1,100 feet on the ridge crest between the Nome and Snake River drainages. The map location is 2.1 miles north-northwest of the Nome-Taylor road crossing of Nome River, just inside the south-central border of section 30, T. 9 S., R. 33 W., Kateel River Meridian. This is locality 23 of Hummel (1962 [MF 247]) and 39 of Cobb (1972 [MF 463], 1978 [OFR 78-93]).|
Geologic descriptionHummel (1962 [MF 247, locality 23]) reports a copper prospect at this site. Bedrock is graphitic schist; no other information is available.
|Geologic map unit||(-165.352415375982, 64.6725378690346)|
|Alteration of deposit||Oxidation?|
|Workings or exploration||Some surface prospecting pits may be present.|
|Indication of production||None|
|MRDS Number||A012817; A012827|
Cobb, E.H., 1972, Metallic mineral resources map of the Nome quadrangle, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-463, 2 sheets, scale 1:250,000.
Cobb, E.H., 1978, Summary of references to mineral occurrences (other than mineral fuels and construction materials) in the Nome quadrangle, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File report 78-93, 213 p.
|Reporters||C.C. Hawley and Travis L. Hudson|
|Last report date||7/10/2000|