Home Lode Prospect

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodity Antimony

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10000615
MRDS ID A011224
Record type Site
Current site name Home Lode Prospect

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -150.75845, 63.59679 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 2000(meters)
Relative position Within A One Mi Radius
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Antimony Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Stibnite Ore
Quartz Gangue

Alteration

  • (Local) Secondary Iron And Antimony Minerals Present

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Metamorphic Rock > Schist
    Rock unit name Birch Creek
    Rock description Birch Creek
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Early Cambrian

Nearby scientific data

(1) -150.75845, 63.59679

Ore body information

  • General form VEIN

Comments on the geologic information

  • BRECCIATED QUARTZ VEIN IN BIRCH CREEK SCHIST

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mining district

District name Kantishna

Land status

Ownership category National Park

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A011224

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL 849-F, P. 377

  • Deposit

    ADGGS OFR 98, P. 36

  • Deposit

    USGS OFR 77-169A, P. 45 LOC. 20

  • Other Database

    BAG-MF-366-23

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit BRECCIATED, RECEMENTED QUARTZ VEIN STAINED BY SECONDARY IRON AND ANTIMONY MINERALS CARRIES A LITTLE STIBNITE

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-NOV-84 Leonard, Kenneth R. (Elliott, R. L.) U.S. Geological Survey