Guthrie Prospect

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodity Copper

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10000851
MRDS ID A011504
Record type Site
Current site name Guthrie Prospect
Alternate or previous names Hubbard and Elliott Claims

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -144.1231, 61.65937 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 500(meters)
Relative position IMMEDIATELY NW OF AND ADJACENT TO ALBERT JOHNSON CLAIM
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Comments on the location information

  • SEE CLAIM MAP: USGS BULL 374, P. 64 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

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Bornite Ore
Chalcopyrite Ore
Calcite Gangue
Epidote Gangue
Quartz Gangue

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Associated
    Rock type Metamorphic Rock > Metavolcanic Rock > Mafic Metamorphic Rock > Greenstone
    Rock unit name Nikolai Greenstone
    Rock description Nikolai Greenstone
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Late Triassic
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Late Triassic
  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Metamorphic Rock > Metavolcanic Rock > Mafic Metamorphic Rock > Greenstone

Nearby scientific data

(1) -144.1231, 61.65937

Geologic structures

Type of structure Regional
Structure description Near Axis Of Elliott Cr. Anticline

Controls for ore emplacement

  • Fracture Control

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Comments on the workings information

  • DEVELOPED BY TUNNEL OF UNKNOWN LENGTH; PRESENT CONDITION UNKNOWN

Comments on development

  • SEE COMMENTS FOR ALBERT JOHNSON PROSPECT

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A011504

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL 374, P. 70

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL 745, P. 118-119

  • Deposit

    USGS MF-438, LOC. 64

  • Deposit

    USGS OFR 80-892B, LOC. 54

  • Other Database

    BAG-OFR-80-892B-54

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit BORNITE AND CHALCOPYRITE IN SMALL VEINLETS IN SHATTERED GREENSTONE
Deposit SEE COMMENTS FOR ALBERT JOHNSON PROSPECT ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT; 2 UNPUB REPT

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-JUN-85 Leonard, Kenneth R. (Elliott, R. L.) U.S. Geological Survey