Glen Cr. Divide Prospect

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodity Lead

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10000674
MRDS ID A011298
Record type Site
Current site name Glen Cr. Divide Prospect

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -150.78622, 63.55374 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 2000(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Lead Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Galena Ore
Pyrite Gangue
Quartz Gangue

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Metamorphic Rock > Schist

Nearby scientific data

(1) -150.78622, 63.55374

Ore body information

  • General form VEIN

Comments on the geologic information

  • IRON-STAINED QUARTZ VEINS IN SCHIST COUNTRY ROCK STRIKING W50-75E AND DIPPING SE

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

  • PROSPECT PITS AND TRENCHES, CAVED IN 1931

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A011298

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL 849-F, P. 373

  • Other Database

    BAG-MF-366-18

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit QUARTZ VEINS

Reporter information

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