Unnamed (lode south of hill 1190 between Snake and Nome Rivers)

Occurrence, Inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Cu
Ore minerals chalcopyrite; malachite

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale NM
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale C-1
Latitude 64.6733
Longitude -165.3498
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 setting

Geologic description

Hummel (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?

Production and reserves

Workings or exploration Some surface prospecting pits may be present.
Indication of production None