Burke and Lange Occurrence

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodity Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10000096
MRDS ID A010118
Record type Site
Current site name Burke and Lange Occurrence
Alternate or previous names Burked Lang
Related records 10137096

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -132.6532, 55.48862 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Metamorphic Rock > Metavolcanic Rock > Mafic Metamorphic Rock > Greenstone

Nearby scientific data

(1) -132.6532, 55.48862

Ore body information

  • Thickness 6.1M

Controls for ore emplacement

  • Vein Parallels Strike Of Enclosing Tuff

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 State

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A010118

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL 662, P. 65.

  • Deposit

    ADGGS GEOLOGIC REPORT 17, P. 16.

  • Deposit

    USGS OF 78-869, P. 28.

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit QUARTZ VEIN

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-JUN-1983 Hirschmann, M. M. (Elliott, R. L.) U.S. Geological Survey
Editor 12-APR-1994 Mosier, Dan U.S. Geological Survey