Cook Prospect

Prospect in Alaska, United States with commodities Copper, Gold, Silver

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10112980
MAS/MILS ID 0021140175
Record type Site
Current site name Cook Prospect
Alternate or previous names Coronado

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Claim
Geographic coordinates: -134.07415, 57.52054 (WGS84)
Elevation 335
Location accuracy 1000(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Copper River 050 S 071 E 19 SWNESE Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Copper Primary
Gold Tertiary
Silver Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Claim (1) -134.07415, 57.52054

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Prospect
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Minerals Only

Land status

Ownership category National Wilderness

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0021140175

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 114-114

  • Deposit

    B259d p. 56

  • Deposit

    B287 p. 151

  • Deposit

    I323

  • Deposit

    GC1 pp. 13-14

  • Deposit

    GC6 pp. 47, 49

  • Deposit

    B1246 p. 141

  • Deposit

    GC8 pp. 4, 9

  • Deposit

    MF467

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit ACTIVE AROUND 1900. ABANDONED BY 1905. RESTAKED 1957. NO ACTIVITY SINCE. ONLY SLIGHT DEVELOPMENT WORK. COMPOSED OF STRINGERS & SMALL MASSES OF QTZ, PYRITE & CHALCOPYRITE IN MARBLE UNIT OF GAMBIER BAY FORMATION. LATHRAM & OTHERS, 1965, PLATE 1 (B1181-R) GEOLOGIC MAP.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 12-FEB-1988 Map U.S. Bureau of Mines