Hillside Lode

Prospect, Inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Cu

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale SR
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale A-3
Latitude 60.0387
Longitude -147.9104
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Location and accuracy The prospect is located on the north side of an unnamed creek that drains Lake Hayden into Wilson Bay. It is in the N1/2 section 4, T. 2 S., R. 9 E., of the Seward Meridian and is at 180 feet elevation. This is location S-16 of Jansons and others (1984). This location is accurate to within 300 feet.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

This prospect may be a dewatering adit driven in an attempt to dewater the Bazard adit (SR303). No assay results were reportred, and no sulfide minerals were identified in the dump. The adit is 126 feet long and strikes S 65 E; it follows a 3-inch-wide shear zone. Nelson and others (1985) mapped rock in this area as Orca Group of early Tertiary age.
Geologic map unit (-147.912417390752, 60.0380554671944)
Age of mineralization Tertiary or younger; the mineralization is in rocks of the Orca Group of Tertiary age.

Production and reserves

Workings or exploration The workings consist of a 126-foot-long adit that strikes S 65 E. No assay results are reported.
Indication of production None