Unnamed (between Table and Pinnell Mountains)

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Gold, Silver, Tin

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10001506
MRDS ID A012253
Record type Site
Current site name Unnamed (between Table and Pinnell Mountains)

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -145.81795, 65.47666 (WGS84)
Relative position The location is the site of sample no. 3148f, plate 1, of U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 84-479 (Foster and others, 1984). It is approximately 3 miles NE of Table Mountain along the Pinnel Mountain trail, NW1/4 SW1/4 sec. 36, T. 8 N., R. 9 E.
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Silver Secondary
Tin Secondary

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Associated
    Rock type Plutonic Rock > Granitoid > Granite
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Paleocene
  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Plutonic Rock > Granitoid > Granite

Nearby scientific data

(1) -145.81795, 65.47666

Comments on the geologic information

  • Geologic Description = Granite samples contained 0.2 ppm Au, 2 ppm Ag and 50 ppm Sn (Foster and others, 1984).

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic

Comments on exploration

  • Status = Inactive

Mining district

District name Circle

Comments on the workings information

  • Workings / Exploration = Surface samples taken.

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A012253
USGS Alaska Resource Data File ARDF CI072

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    Foster, H.L., O'Leary, R.M, McDougal, C.M, and Menzie, W.D., 1984, Analyses of rock samples from the Circle quadrangle, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 84-479, 126 p., 1 sheet, scale 1:250,000.

Comments on the references

  • Primary Reference = Foster and others, 1984.

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit Other Comments = See also Table Mountain, ARDF no. CI057.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 29-JUN-98 C.J. Freeman Avalon Development Corporation
Reporter 29-JUN-98 J.R. Guidetti Schaefer Avalon Development Corporation
Reporter 29-JUN-98 Clements, A.S. Avalon Development Corporation