Doran Prospect

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodity Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10001277
MRDS ID A012004
Record type Site
Current site name Doran Prospect
Related records 10209696

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -134.48007, 58.34114 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 2000(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Comments on the location information

  • APPROXIMATED FROM USGS OFR 85-717, MAP. NO. J153 LAND STATUS VALUE CALCULATED 6-94 USING GIS OVERLAY ANALYSIS WITH BLM 1:2,500,000 SCALE OWNERSHIP STATUS MAP (1991).

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Gold Ore

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Associated
    Rock type Plutonic Rock > Mafic Intrusive Rock > Diorite
  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Plutonic Rock > Mafic Intrusive Rock > Diorite

Nearby scientific data

(1) -134.48007, 58.34114

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Workings at the site

  • Type of workings Underground
    Length 39.62M

Comments on the workings information

  • 130 FT TUNNEL AND DRIFT, BEFORE 1912

Comments on development

  • ACTIVE IN EARLY 1900'S

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A012004

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS OFR 85-717, P. 166

  • Other Database

    BAG-OFR-85-717-153

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit QUARTZ-ALBITE-CARBONATE VEINLETS IN SHATTERED, SHEARED AND ALTEREDALBITE DIORITE DIKE; NO DATA ON SULFIDES OR GOLD CONTENT

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-MAY-1986 Leonard, Kenneth R. (Elliott, R. L.) U.S. Geological Survey