Penn-Alaska Prospect

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodity Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10001292
MRDS ID A012028
Record type Site
Current site name Penn-Alaska Prospect
Related records 10233582

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -134.17421, 58.21392 (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, NO. J209 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

Nearby scientific data

(1) -134.17421, 58.21392

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mining district

District name Juneau

Land status

Ownership category National Forest

Comments on development

  • 15 PATENTED LODE CLAIMS, 1913-1957; A LITTLE DEVELOPMENT IN 1914

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A012028

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL 622, P. 102

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL 642, P. 76

  • Deposit

    USGS OFR 85-717, P. 225

  • Other Database

    BAG-OFR-85-717-209

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit SEE ALSO: ALASKA-TAKU ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT; 2 UNPUB REPT
Deposit PATENTED QUARTZ CLAIMS; AU IS PROBABLY PRESENT, BUT NOT CONFIRMED;NO OTHER DATA

Reporter information

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