Unnamed Occurrence

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Gold, Lead, Zinc

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10000057
MRDS ID A010066
Record type Site
Current site name Unnamed Occurrence

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -133.61016, 55.35527 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Comments on the location information

  • NEAR PORT SAN ANTONIO, BAKER ISLAND LAND STATUS VALUE CALCULATED 6-94 USING GIS OVERLAY ANALYSIS WITH BLM 1:2,500,000 SCALE OWNERSHIP STATUS MAP (1991).

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Lead Secondary
Zinc Secondary

Comments on the commodity information

  • GOLD VALVES SAID TO BE HIGH

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Galena Ore
Gold Ore
Sphalerite Ore
Pyrite Gangue

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Metamorphic Rock > Schist

Nearby scientific data

(1) -133.61016, 55.35527

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mining district

District name Ketchikan District

Land status

Ownership category National Forest

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A010066

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL 347, P. 182.

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL 1246, P. 178.

  • Deposit

    USGS MF-433

  • Deposit

    USGS OF 78-869, P 163

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit QUARTZ VEINLETS

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-MAY-1983 Hirschmann, M. M. (Elliott, R. L.) U.S. Geological Survey