Fowlkes Prospect

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodity Copper

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10093920
MRDS ID A010110
Record type Site
Current site name Fowlkes Prospect

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -132.30318, 55.27195 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Comments on the location information

  • ACTUAL LOCATION UNKNOWN. SAID TO BE ON MILLER(?) CREEK, 2 1/2 MILES FROM CHOMLY. LAND STATUS VALUE CALCULATED 6-94 USING GIS OVERLAY ANALYSIS WITH BLM 1:2,500,000 SCALE OWNERSHIP STATUS MAP (1991).

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Copper Primary

Comments on the commodity information

  • ASSAY RESOLTS SAID TO BE HIGH.

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Chalcopyrite Ore

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Metamorphic Rock > Gneiss

Nearby scientific data

(1) -132.30318, 55.27195

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Comments on development

  • NO WORK SINCE 1905.

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A010110

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL 284, P. 50.

  • Deposit

    USGS OF 78-869, P. 69.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-JUN-1983 Hirschmann, M. M. (Elliott, R. L.) U.S. Geological Survey