|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||SR|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||D-2|
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|Location and accuracy||The prospect is at or near sea level on the east side of Unakwik Inlet opposite Siwash Bay. It is in the SE1/4 section 5, T. 10 N., R. 11 E., of the Seward Meridian. This is location 181 of Tysdal (1978 [MF-880-A]) and location S-118 of Jansons and others (1984). This location is accurate to within a quarter of a mile.|
Geologic descriptionThe prospect consists of a 65-foot drift that follows a quartz vein in limestone of the lower Tertiary Orca Group (Cobb and Tysdal, 1980). No other information or assay results are reported.
|Geologic map unit||(-147.537474399468, 60.9803807273555)|
|Age of mineralization||Tertiary or younger; the vein is within limestone of the Tertiary Orca Group.|
|Workings or exploration||One 65-foot-long adit is reported (Jansons and others, 1984).|
|Indication of production||None|
Cobb, E.H., and Tysdal, R.G., 1980, Summaries of data on and list of references to metallic and selected nonmetallic mineral deposits in the Blying Sound and Seward quadrangle, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 80-621, 276 p.
Jansons, Uldis, Hoekzema, R.B., Kurtak, J.M., and Fechner, S.A., 1984, Mineral occurrences in the Chugach National Forest, southcentral Alaska: U.S. Bureau of Mines Mineral Land Assessment 5-84, 218 p., 2 sheets, scale 1:250,000.
Johnson, B.L., 1918, Mining on Prince William Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 662-C, p. 183-192.
MacKevett, E.M., Jr., and Holloway, C.D., 1977, Map showing metalliferous and selected non-metalliferous mineral deposits in the eastern part of southern Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 77-169-A, 99 p., 1 sheet, scale 1:1,000,000.
Moffit, F.H., and Fellows, R.E., 1950, Coper deposits of the Prince William Sound district, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 963-B, p. 47-80.
|Reporters||Jeff A. Huber (Anchorage)|
|Last report date||2/4/2000|