Alaska-Juneau Mill Dump

Prospect in Alaska, United States with commodities Gold, Lead, Zinc, Tungsten

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10096782
MRDS ID A012006
Record type Site
Current site name Alaska-Juneau Mill Dump

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -134.38673, 58.28725 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Comments on the location information

  • ADGGS 1982 MINING CLAIMS MAP, NO. 234, JUNEAU QUAD. 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
Lead Secondary
Zinc Secondary
Tungsten Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Galena Ore
Gold Ore
Scheelite Ore
Sphalerite Ore

Nearby scientific data

(1) -134.38673, 58.28725

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Prospect
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mining district

District name Juneau

Land status

Ownership category National Forest

Comments on development

  • CLAIMS, 1883-1983

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A012006

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS OFR 85-717, P. 183-18

  • Other Database

    BAG-OFR-85-717-170

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit HEAVY MINERALS RECOVERED BY SLUICE BOX INCLUDE: SPHALERITE, GALENA, GOLD, ILMENITE, ZIRCON AND SCHEELITE
Deposit SEE ALSO: GASTINEAU CHANNEL ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT; 2 UNPUB REPT

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-MAY-1986 Leonard, Kenneth R. (Elliott, R. L.) U.S. Geological Survey