Lucy Prospect

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodity Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10001300
MRDS ID A012038
Record type Site
Current site name Lucy Prospect
Alternate or previous names Lost
Related records 10113127

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -134.43868, 58.29475 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 500(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Comments on the location information

  • LOCATION APPROXIMATED FROM USGS OFR 85-717, FIG. 1, NO. J187 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

Analytical data

Result GRADES LESS THAN 1 PPM AU, NO AG, USGS OFR 85-717, P. 200

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Metamorphic Rock > Metavolcanic Rock > Mafic Metamorphic Rock > Greenstone

Nearby scientific data

(1) -134.43868, 58.29475

Comments on the geologic information

  • SLATE CUT BY GREENSTONE DIKE.

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

  • 315 FT TUNNEL DRIVEN BEFORE 1939

Comments on development

  • 1 LODE CLAIM; ACTIVE BEFORE 1939

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A012038

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS OFR 85-717, P. 200

  • Other Database

    BAG-OFR-85-717-187

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit QUARTZ STRINGERS AND 1-2 FT VEINS CARRY AU VALVES; IN SLATE AND GREENSTONE DIKE
Deposit SEE ALSO: TREADWELL ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT; 2 UNPUB REPT

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-NOV-85 Leonard, Kenneth R. (Elliott, R. L.) U.S. Geological Survey
Editor 14-APR-94 Mosier, Dan U.S. Geological Survey