Occurrence, Probably inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Mo
Ore minerals molybdenite

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale TY
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale D-6
Latitude 61.77
Longitude -152.2
Nearby scientific data Find additional scientific data near this location
Location and accuracy The occurrence is located near the toe of a hanging glacier on the ridge between the Hayes and Trimble Glaciers at the northwest corner of Section 4, T. 19 N., R. 16 W. The location of this occurrence is approximated within a one mile radius from U.S. Bureau of Mines, 1998 (MAS # 0020840003) and U.S. Bureau of Mines, 1973 (locality 44).

Geologic setting

Geologic description

No published descriptive information is available. Given the proximity to the Miss Molly prospect, ARDF TY0013, mineralization could be of similar style and tenor.
Geologic map unit (-152.202192290275, 61.7694231728421)
Mineral deposit model Mo-bearing veins and disseminations?

Production and reserves

Workings or exploration Surface prospecting.
Indication of production None


MRDS Number A011832


U.S. Bureau of Mines, 1973, Alaska 1:250,000-scale quadrangle map overlays showing mineral deposit locations, principal minerals, and number and type of claims: U.S. Bureau of Mines Open-File Report 20-73, 95 overlays (updated in 1986, 1987).
U.S. Bureau of Mines, 1998, Minerals Availability System/Minerals Industry Location System (MAS/MILS), Talkeetna quadrangle: Worldwide Web URL http://imcg.wr.usgs.gov/data.html.
Reporters Madelyn A. Millholland (Anchorage), James Riehle (USGS)
Last report date 6/1/1998