Dunklee and Reilly

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Gold, Copper, Lead, Zinc

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10093937
MRDS ID A010364
Record type Site
Current site name Dunklee and Reilly
Alternate or previous names Claims: Black Bear, Yellow Horse
Related records 10185744

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -148.42148, 60.88011 (WGS84)
Elevation 213
Location accuracy 500(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Comments on the location information

  • DEPOSIT NUMBER IS THE MAP LOCATION NUMBER FROM MF-880A. LAND STATUS VALUE CALCULATED 6-94 USING GIS OVERLAY ANALYSIS WITH BLM 1:2,500,000 SCALE OWNERSHIP STATUS MAP (1991).

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Copper Tertiary
Lead Tertiary
Zinc Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Chalcopyrite Ore
Galena Ore
Gold Ore
Sphalerite Ore
Arsenopyrite Gangue
Calcite Gangue
Pyrrhotite Gangue
Quartz Gangue

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Associated
    Rock type Plutonic Rock > Mafic Intrusive Rock
  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Sedimentary Rock > Clastic Sedimentary Rock > Argillite

Nearby scientific data

(1) -148.42148, 60.88011

Ore body information

  • Strike N63E
    Dip 60N
    Thickness 0.61M
    Length 76.2M

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mining district

District name Prince William Sound District

Land status

Ownership category State

Comments on the workings information

  • A SHORT TUNNEL AND SOME STRIPPING

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A010364

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS BULLETIN 592, P. 233

  • Deposit

    USGS MISCELLANEOUS FIELD STUDIES 880-4, LOCATION 136

  • Deposit

    USGS OPEN FILE 80-621, P. 75

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit QUART VEIN IN ARGILLITE VARIES FROM 1 TO 24 INCHES AND AVERAGES 6 INCHES IN THICKNESS. VEIN SHOWS BANDING PARALLEL TO WALLS AND SOME GOUGE IS PRESENT. VEIN IN WELL DEFINED FISSURE

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-MAY-1984 Hirschmann, M. M. (Elliott, R. L.) U.S. Geological Survey