Dividend Prospect

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Gold, Lead

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10001331
MRDS ID A012071
Record type Site
Current site name Dividend Prospect
Alternate or previous names Julia Group

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -134.80371, 58.58392 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Comments on the location information

  • UNPUBLISHED MINES AND PROSPECTS MAP; BEST PUBLISHED MAP SHOWING LOCATION: USGS BULL 502, PLATE 2, LOC. 7 LAND STATUS VALUE CALCULATED 6-94 USING GIS OVERLAY ANALYSIS WITH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
Lead Secondary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Galena Ore
Calcite Gangue
Pyrite Gangue
Quartz Gangue

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Associated
    Rock type Plutonic Rock
  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Metamorphic Rock > Metasedimentary Rock > Slate

Nearby scientific data

(1) -134.80371, 58.58392

Comments on the geologic information

  • LODE IS IN A SHEAR ZONE ADJACENT TO FOOTWALL OF GREENSTONE DESCRIBED AS AUGITE MELAPHYRE; GREENSTONE SEVERAL HUNDRED FT IN SECTION

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/Eagle River

Land status

Ownership category State

Workings at the site

  • Type of workings Underground
    Length 426.72M
    Overall depth 57M

Comments on the workings information

  • WORKINGS AS OF 1912: 1200 FT TUNNEL WITH 200 FT DRIFT ALONG ORE; JULIA GROUP COMPRISED OF 52 UNPATENTED LODE CLAIMS

Comments on development

  • ACTIVE CIRCA 1906 TO 1912

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A012071

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL 284, P. 34-35

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL 345, P. 89

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL 379, P. 71

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL 502, P. 49-50

  • Deposit

    USGS OFR 84-572, P. 166, NO. 57

  • Deposit

    USGS OFR 85-717, P. 136

  • Other Database

    BAG-OFR-85-717-123

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit QUARTZ-CALCITE STRINGERS IN SLATE ABOVE GREENSTONE FOOTWALL PYRITE, ARSENOPYRITE, GALENA, AND FREE GOLD OVER A WIDTH OF 12 FT-16 FT
Deposit ONE OF THE JULIA GROUP OF CLAIMS, WHICH INCLUDED CASCADE, JULIA NO. 1, JULIA NO. 2, PUZZLER, NOONDAY AND DIVIDEND; SEE ALSO: CASCADE, REXMINE ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT; 2 UNPUB REPT

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-NOV-1985 Leonard, Kenneth R. (Elliott, R. L.) U.S. Geological Survey