Unnamed Prospect

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodity Antimony

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10000657
MRDS ID A011280
Record type Site
Current site name Unnamed Prospect

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -150.97345, 63.51317 (WGS84)
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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

Analytical data

Result HIGH GRADE CHIP SAMPLE: TR CU, 0.31% PB, 0.01% ZN, 0.21 OZ/TON AG, 46.5% SB, ADGGS OFR 98, P.42

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) -150.97345, 63.51317

Ore body information

  • General form VEIN
    Strike E
    Dip 30 TO 60 SE
    Thickness 0.91M

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

Comments on the workings information

  • LARGELY CAVED PROSPECT PIT 3 FT X 10 FT X 4 FT

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A011280

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    ADGGS OFR 98, P.29 LOC.7, 42 NO.7

  • Deposit

    USBM OFR 24-78, FIG.4.1-1(A), KX-66-105

  • Deposit

    USGS OFR 77-169A, P.45 LOC.18

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit POORLY EXPOSED QUARTZ STIBNITE VEIN 1 TO 3 FT THICK

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-NOV-1984 Leonard, Kenneth R. (Elliott, R. L.) U.S. Geological Survey