Unnamed Prospect

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodity Antimony

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10093975
MRDS ID A011281
Record type Site
Current site name Unnamed Prospect

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -150.95233, 63.53095 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Antimony Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Stibnite Ore

Analytical data

Result GRABSAMPLE: TRACE CU, 0.27% PB, 0.01% ZN, 0.92 OZ/TON AG, 51.5% SB, ADGGS OFR98, P. 43. NO.14

Nearby scientific data

(1) -150.95233, 63.53095

Ore body information

  • General form VEIN
    Thickness 1.83M

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mining district

District name Kantishna

Land status

Ownership category National Park

Comments on the production information

  • 50 TONS OF ORE REPORTED MINED IN 1915, ADGGS OFR 98, P. 30

Comments on the workings information

  • CAVED ADIT AND LARGE DUMP OF OXIDIZED ORE

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A011281

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    ADGGS OFR 98, P. 30 LOC. 14, P. 43 NO. 14

  • Deposit

    USBM OFR 24-78, P. 4-10C, NO. 140; FIG. 4.1-1(A), MINERAL DEPOSIT NO. 140

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit QUARTZ VEIN 3 TO 6 FT THICK CONTAINS DENDRITIC INTERGROWTHS OF STIBNITE AND QUARTZ

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-NOV-1984 Leonard, Kenneth R. (Elliott, R. L.) U.S. Geological Survey