Unnamed (west of Deadman Mountain)

Occurrence, Inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Ag; Ba

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale WI
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Latitude 67.0644
Longitude -152.9051
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Location and accuracy This occurrence is about 3 miles south-southeast of the junction of Roosevelt Creek and the Malamute Fork, Alatna River, and 5 miles west of Deadman Mountain. It is at an elevation of about 2,700 feet, about 0.3 mile northwest of hill 2850, in the NW1/4 section 20, T. 26 N. , R. 24 W., of the Fairbanks Meridian. The occurrence is the site of sample 202 in Dillon and others (1981 [AOF 133B]). The location is accurate.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

This occurrence is based on an analysis of a rock sample of gray chert that contains 5 ppm silver and 5000 ppm barium (Dillon and others, 1981 [AOF 133B]). The rocks in the area are Devonian to Lower Jurassic, pillow basalt, diabase, chert and minor limestone (Dillon and others, 1986). No other information is available.
Geologic map unit (-152.90783343407, 67.0639172544787)

Production and reserves

Workings or exploration Only surface sampling.
Indication of production None