Hopeful Gulch

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Tungsten, Bismuth

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10009566
MRDS ID D002615
Record type Site
Current site name Hopeful Gulch

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -160.7532, 64.54938 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Tungsten Primary
Bismuth Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Bismuthinite Ore
Scheelite Ore
Wolframite Ore

Nearby scientific data

(1) -160.7532, 64.54938

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS D002615

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    COBB, EDWARD H., 1975, TUNGSTEN OCCURRENCES IN ALASKA, USGS MAP, MR-66.

  • Deposit

    ANDERSON, ESKIL, 1947, MINERAL OCCURRENCES OTHER THAN GOLD DEPOSITS IN NORTHWESTERN ALASKA: ALASKA DEPT. MINES PAMPHLET 5-R, 48 P.

  • Deposit

    COBB, EDWARD H., 1972, METALLIC MINERAL RESOURCES MAP OF THE NORTON BAY QUADRANGLE, ALASKA: USGS MISC. FIELD STUDIES MAP, MF-381.

  • Deposit

    COBB, EDWARD H., 1976, SUMMARY OF REFERENCES TO MINERAL OCCURRENCES (OTHER THAN MINERAL FUELS AND CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS) IN THE CANDLE, HOLY CROSS, NORTON BAY, NULATO, AND UNALAKLEET QUADRANGLES, ALASKA: USGS OPEN FILE REPT. 76-866.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-APR-1977 Elliott, James E. U.S. Geological Survey