Washington Claim

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Gold, Silver, Copper, Zinc

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10000135
MRDS ID A010167
Record type Site
Current site name Washington Claim
Alternate or previous names Claim: Maggie May
Related records 10113101

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -132.1465, 55.17084 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 1000(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Silver Tertiary
Copper Tertiary
Zinc Tertiary

Analytical data

Result ASSAYED 0.23 OZ/TON AU

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Sedimentary Rock > Carbonate > Limestone

Nearby scientific data

(1) -132.1465, 55.17084

Ore body information

  • Strike N 30 E
    Dip 75 NW
    Thickness 3.05M

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A010167

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS PROFESSIONAL PAPER 1, P. 85.

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL 347, P. 168-169.

  • Deposit

    USGS MF 433.

  • Deposit

    USGS OF 78-869, P. 219.

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit SEVERAL QUARTZ VEINLETS

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-JUN-83 Hirschmann, M. M. (Elliott, R. L.) U.S. Geological Survey
Editor 12-APR-94 Mosier, Dan U.S. Geological Survey