Snowdrift Prospect

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodity Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10000122
MRDS ID A010150
Record type Site
Current site name Snowdrift Prospect

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -132.70737, 55.48029 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 1000(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary

Comments on the commodity information

  • PRESENCE OF GOLD UNCONFIRMED

Nearby scientific data

(1) -132.70737, 55.48029

Ore body information

  • Strike N60E
    Dip STEEPLY SE
    Thickness 0.61M

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

Comments on the workings information

  • SHORT ADIT

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A010150

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL 642, P. 81.

  • Deposit

    ADGGS GEOLOGIC REPORT 17, P. 11, 14-15.

  • Deposit

    ADGGS SPECIAL REPORT 1, P. 11.

  • Deposit

    USGS OF 78-869, P. 193.

Reporter information

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