|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||SO|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||D-5|
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|Location and accuracy||This occurrence is on a low ridge crest on the north side of lower Banner Creek, an east tributary to the Casadepaga River, at an elevation of about 600 feet. It is about 1.5 miles north-northeast of the site of the old Ruby roadhouse. It is locality 96 of Gamble (1988).|
Geologic descriptionA sample of gossan float from marble terrain contained 4,400 ppm Sb, 740 ppm As, 300 ppm Zn, and 1 ppm Ag (Gamble, 1988). Bedrock in this area is Paleozoic marble (Till and others, 1986).
|Geologic map unit||(-164.313616052009, 64.82725900204)|
|Mineral deposit model||Gossan in marble.|
|Alteration of deposit||Oxidation; gossan development.|
|Workings or exploration||Exploration activities are not reported for this occurrence.|
|Indication of production||None|
Gamble, B.M., 1988, Non-placer mineral occurrences in the Solomon, Bendeleben, and southern part of the Kotzebue quadrangles, western Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-1838-B, 13 p., 1 sheet, scale 1:250,000.
|Reporters||Travis L. Hudson (Applied Geology)|
|Last report date||8/19/1999|