Unnamed (near Chicagof Peak)

Prospect, Probably inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Fe

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale PE
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale B-1
Latitude 56.362
Longitude -132.29
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Location and accuracy Coordinates are at the approximate center of two lode claims staked for Fe in 1960 and active through 1968 (U.S. Bureau of Mines, 1980). In SW1/4, section 34, T. 63 S., R. 83 E.; about 2 miles east-southeast of Chicagof Peak, Wrangell Island.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

Two lode claims staked for Fe in 1960 and active through at least 1968. Rocks in the vicinity consist of Cretaceous schist and hornfels near several large plutons of Cretaceous hornblende-biotite tonalite and related intermediate plutonic rocks (Brew, 1997 [OF 97-156-C]).
Geologic map unit (-132.29168054249, 56.3616566768144)

Production and reserves

Workings or exploration Two lode claims staked for Fe in 1960 and active through at least 1968.
Indication of production None

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