Sulphide Gulch

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Tungsten, Gold, Copper

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10009654
MRDS ID D002744
Record type Site
Current site name Sulphide Gulch

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -146.03587, 60.99961 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Comments on the location information

  • LAND STATUS VALUE CALCULATED 6-94 USING GIS OVERLAY ANALYSIS WITH BLM 1:2,500,000 SCALE OWNERSHIP STATUS MAP (1991). ; INFO FROM LAND.ST :49?

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Tungsten Primary
Gold Primary
Copper Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Chalcopyrite Ore
Gold Ore
Scheelite Ore

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Unconsolidated Deposit > Gravel

Nearby scientific data

(1) -146.03587, 60.99961

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 D002744

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

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

  • Deposit

    ROSE, A. W., 1965, GEOLOGY AND MINERALIZATION OF THE MIDAS MINE AND SULPHIDE GULCH AREAS NEAR VALDEZ, ALASKA: ALASKA DIV. MINES AND MINERALS GEOL. REPT. 15, 21 P.

Reporter information

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