Red Mountain

Prospect, Inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Ag; Cu; Pb; Zn

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale TR
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale A-5
Latitude 58.2257
Longitude -133.5178
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Location and accuracy This prospect is midway between Crescent Lake and the Speel River at an elevation of 1900 feet. It is about 0.1 mile southwest of the center of section 17, T.42 S., R.73 E. of the Copper River Meridian. The prospect was originally described in MAS/MILS record 0021130006. It is also listed as Alaska Kardex file number 113-003. The location is accurate within 1/2 mile.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

This prospect is in the Coast Range plutonic-metamorphic complex which consists of high-grade schist and gneiss intruded by Cretaceous and Tertiary granodiorite (Brew and Ford, 1984). Brew and Ford (1985) describe the rocks at this prospect as predominately migmatite gneiss and sphene-bearing biotite-hornblende granodiorite. The MAS/MILS record reports 6 lode claims, Red Mountain 1 through 6. No other information is available.
Geologic map unit (-133.519530717618, 58.2253782340071)

Production and reserves

Workings or exploration The MAS/MILS record reports 6 lode claims, Red Mountain 1 through 6. No other information is available.
Indication of production None

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