Prospect Creek Prospect

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Lead, Bismuth, Copper

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10001985
MRDS ID A012829
Record type Site
Current site name Prospect Creek Prospect
Related records 10282362

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -165.44606, 64.63067 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 500(meters)
Relative position Within 1/4 Mi. Radius
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Comments on the location information

  • USGS MF-463, LOC. 41. LAND STATUS VALUE CALCULATED 6-94 USING GIS OVERLAY ANALYSIS WITH BLM 1:2,500,000 SCALE OWNERSHIP STATUS MAP (1991).

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Lead Primary
Bismuth Tertiary
Copper Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Galena Ore
Feldspar Gangue
Quartz Gangue

Nearby scientific data

(1) -165.44606, 64.63067

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A012829

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    TDM PAM 5-R, P. 17, 19, 27

  • Deposit

    USGS BULLETIN 1246, P. 124.

  • Deposit

    USGS OFR 77-796-B, P. 29, LOC. 379.

  • Other Database

    BAG-MF-463-41

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit QUARTZ-FELDSPAR VEINS CARRY GALENA; BISMUTH AND COPPER ALSO REPORTED.
Deposit THIS SITE NAME WAS CREATED BY THE REPORTER OR OTHER USGS EMPLOYEE BASED ON PROXIMITY TO SOME MAJOR GEOGRAPHIC FEATURE.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-MAY-87 Leonard, Kenneth R. (Huber, Donald F.) U.S. Geological Survey