Independence Group

Prospect in Alaska, United States with commodity Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10161025
MRDS ID A010411
MAS/MILS ID 0020950169
Record type Site
Current site name Independence Group
Alternate or previous names Peel and Iverson
Related records 10000348

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -149.5526, 60.65483 (WGS84)
Elevation 991
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
Seward 007 N 002 W 36 SESENW Alaska


Commodity Importance
Gold Primary

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -149.5526, 60.65483

Ore body information

  • Thickness 1.2M
    Field Value
    MAS Matrix # 1
    MAS Column # 1
    Type of Orebody #1 FISSURE VEIN
    Shape of Orebody #1 LENTICULAR
    Primary mode of Origin HYDROTHERMAL
    Primary Ore Control FAULTING
    Secondary Ore Control FOLDING
    Degree of Wallrock Alter. NONE
    Type of Wallrock Alter. #1 UNKNOWN
    Date of Last Modification 880212

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 Federal

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner Nancy Hollingsworth And Others
    Interest 100
    Home office Alaska
    Year 1981

Comments on the workings information

  • Workings consist of a caved adit at the 991 m. elevation and several prospect pits.

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020950169
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A010411 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 095-127

  • Deposit

    B587 p. 168

  • Deposit

    B849I p. 516, plate 36 No. 31

  • Deposit


  • Deposit


  • Deposit

    MLA5-84 218 pp., (Locality S-264).

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 27-APR-1988 Dwb U.S. Bureau of Mines