Alpha Ridge Prospect

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10136821
MAS/MILS ID 0020660074
Record type Site
Current site name Alpha Ridge Prospect

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Trench
Geographic coordinates: -151.00869, 63.52536 (WGS84)
Elevation 948
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
Fairbanks 016 S 018 W 15 NWSWSE Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Copper Tertiary
Gold Primary
Lead Tertiary
Zinc Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Pyrite Unknown

Nearby scientific data

Trench (1) -151.00869, 63.52536

Ore body information

  • Strike N60E
    Dip 90N
    Width 8M
    Field Value
    Type of Orebody #1 FISSURE VEIN
    Shape of Orebody #1 LENTICULAR
    Primary mode of Origin HYDROTHERMAL
    Primary Ore Control FAULTING
    Degree of Wallrock Alter. UNKNOWN
    Type of Wallrock Alter. #1 UNKNOWN
    Strike And Dip N60E
    Date of Last Modification 890725

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Prospect
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Unknown

Land status

Ownership category National Park

Comments on the workings information

  • Workings consist of several small shallow shumped trenches

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020660074

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    BMOF24-78 184 pp.

  • Deposit

    BMOF129-84 Locality # 15

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 25-JUL-1989 Mpm U.S. Bureau of Mines