Occurrence, Inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Cu; Pb; Zn

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale TB
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale B-2
Latitude 68.42
Longitude -142.01
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Location and accuracy Location plotted is for sample 546 of Barker (1981, pl. A-3), in broad drainage about 2 mi (3.2 km) northeast of Bear Mountain summit; known to within 2000 ft (610 m).

Geologic setting

Geologic description

Drainage in dominantly Devonian-Mississippian (?) conglomeratic rocks.
Geologic map unit (-142.012723952131, 68.4197700546247)

Production and reserves

Workings or exploration Pan concentrate from stream contains 500 ppm Cu, 300 ppm Pb, 2000 ppm Zn, and 30 ppm Mo (Barker, 1981, p. 141).
Indication of production None


MRDS Number A106163
Reporters J.H. Dover
Last report date 9/20/1996