Corbin

Past Producer in Alaska, United States with commodities Copper, Gold, Silver

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10136585
MRDS ID A010071
MAS/MILS ID 0021190059
Record type Site
Current site name Corbin
Related records 10000061

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -132.6512, 55.23143 (WGS84)
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 076 S 084 E 33 SWSWS2 Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Copper Primary
Gold Tertiary
Silver Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -132.6512, 55.23143

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Underground
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category Private

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0021190059
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A010071 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    P1 p. 88

  • Deposit

    B314d p. 71

  • Deposit

    B345e p. 95

  • Deposit

    B347 pp. 105-106

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    B379d pp. 81-82

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    P87 pp. 43, 47, 55-56, 63-64

  • Deposit

    B714a p. 18

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    B800 pp. 318, 370

  • Deposit

    MR191-5 p. 10

  • Deposit

    B1108B pp. 34-35

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    B1246 p. 172

  • Deposit

    SR1 p. 21

  • Deposit

    MF433

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit PROSPECT FIRST STAKED IN 1905. MINE OPERATED IN 1906 AND 1907. PROSPECT RESTAKED IN 1956. CLAIMS WERE ACTIVE IN 1977. DEPOSIT CONSISTS OF A MINERALIZED QTZ FISSURE VEIN IN GREEN IN MASSIVE SHOOTS IN THE VEIN WHICH IS FROM 1-3 FT. WIDE. WORKINGS COMPRISE A 100 FT. WHAFT LEADING TO DRIFTS & X-CUTS A 210 FT. ADIT IS LOCATED NEAR THE SHAFT.

Reporter information

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