Lucky Strike

Prospect in Alaska, United States with commodity Copper

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10136817
MRDS ID A010260
MAS/MILS ID 0021210015
Record type Site
Current site name Lucky Strike
Alternate or previous names Shellhouse Copper
Related records 10000223

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -132.95739, 54.89832 (WGS84)
Elevation 396
Location accuracy 500(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 080 S 083 E 30 NESWSE Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Copper Primary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -132.95739, 54.89832

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Prospect
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 0021210015
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A010260 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 121-039

  • Deposit

    B662c p. 72

  • Deposit

    B1246 p. 176

  • Deposit

    SR1 p. 20

  • Deposit

    MF434

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit CLAIM ACTIVE AROUND 1900. NO ACTIVITY SINCE. COMPOSED OF MINERALIZED SHEAR ZONE IN SCHIST. SULFIDES: CHALCOPYRITE & PYRITE. CHALCOPYRITE BEARING QTZ STRINGERS CUT SHEAR ZONE.

Reporter information

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