Queen of Sheba

Prospect in Alaska, United States with commodities Gold, Silver

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10136547
MAS/MILS ID 0020860169
Record type Site
Current site name Queen of Sheba

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -146.30586, 61.1754 (WGS84)
Elevation 807
Location accuracy 100(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 008 S 006 W 16 SWSENE Alaska


Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Silver Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Chalcopyrite Unknown
Galena Unknown
Gold Unknown
Pyrite Unknown

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -146.30586, 61.1754

Ore body information

  • Strike N55W
    Dip 65N
    Width 1.2M
    Length 18.3M
    Field Value
    MAS Matrix # 1
    MAS Column # 1
    Type of Orebody #1 FISSURE VEIN
    Shape of Orebody #1 LENTICULAR
    Type of Orebody #2 REPLACEMENT
    Shape of Orebody #2 TABULAR
    Type of Orebody #3 DISSEMINATED
    Primary mode of Origin HYDROTHERMAL
    Primary Ore Control FAULTING
    Secondary Ore Control FOLDING
    Degree of Wallrock Alter. UNKNOWN
    Type of Wallrock Alter. #1 UNKNOWN
    Strike And Dip N55W
    Date of Last Modification 881220

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Prospect
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category State

Comments on the workings information

  • Workings consist of a 9.1 m.-long adit and a 4.6 m.-long open cut.

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020860169

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 086-106

  • Deposit

    OF79-1241 167 pp.

  • Deposit

    B622j pp. 169-170.

  • Deposit

    B642g pp. 137-145.

  • Deposit


  • Deposit


  • Deposit

    MLA5-84 218 pp., (Locality V-12).

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 20-DEC-1988 Mpm U.S. Bureau of Mines