Gold Queen

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodity Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10093943
MRDS ID A010395
Record type Site
Current site name Gold Queen
Related records 10161349

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -147.93925, 60.92095 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 1000(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

Comments on the commodity information

  • PRESENCE OF GOLD UNCONFIRMED

Nearby scientific data

(1) -147.93925, 60.92095

Comments on the geologic information

  • IN AREA OF SLATES AND GRAYWACKES FROM VALDEZ GROUP

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 National Forest

Workings at the site

  • Type of workings Underground
    Name of workings TUNNEL
    Length 27.43M

Comments on the workings information

  • ONE 90 FOOT TUNNEL

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A010395

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS BULLETIN 622, P.136

  • Deposit

    USGS MISCELLANEOUS FIELD STUDIES, 880-A, LOCATION 163

  • Deposit

    USGS OPEN FILE 80-621, P.92

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit PROBABLY A GOLD BEARING QUARTZ VEIN

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-MAY-1984 Hirschmann, M. M. (Elliott, R. L.) U.S. Geological Survey
Editor 30-MAY-1995 Waller, Nichelle (Mosier, Dan) U.S. Geological Survey PARSED DATA INTO WORKINGS MULTIVALUED FIELDS