Shaw, Debruel & Bouchart

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Copper, Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10000380
MRDS ID A010526
Record type Site
Current site name Shaw, Debruel & Bouchart

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -149.26172, 60.10591 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 1000(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Comments on the location information

  • DEPOSIT NUMBER IS THE MAP LOCATION NUMBER FROM MF-880A. LAND STATUS VALUE CALCULATED 6-94 USING GIS OVERLAY ANALYSIS WITH BLM 1:2,500,000 SCALE OWNERSHIP STATUS MAP (1991).

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Copper Primary
Gold Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Chalcopyrite Ore
Pyrrhotite Gangue

Nearby scientific data

(1) -149.26172, 60.10591

Ore body information

  • Thickness 2.44M

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No
Discovery method Ore-Mineral Not In Place

Mining district

District name Seward 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 A010526

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS BULLETIN 587, P.233

  • Deposit

    USGS MISCELLANEOUS FIELD STUDIES 880-4, LOCATION 92

  • Deposit

    USGS OPEN FILE 80-621, P. 207

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit VEIN 8 FT WIDE SAID TO BE SIMILAR TO 700 LB BOULDER , WHICH WAS KNOWN TO BE COMPOSED OF SOLID PYRRHOTITE WITH DISSEMINATED CHALCOPYRITE

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-MAY-1984 Hirschmann, M. M. (Elliott, R. L.) U.S. Geological Survey