Conley and Mcchesney

Past Producer in Alaska, United States with commodities Copper, Gold, Lead, Zinc

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10185332
MRDS ID A010370
MAS/MILS ID 0020950068
Record type Site
Current site name Conley and Mcchesney
Alternate or previous names Bluebell, Perseverance, Whistler
Related records 10000319

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -147.90818, 60.98287 (WGS84)
Elevation 197
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
Seward 010 N 009 E 05 SWNWSW Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Copper Tertiary
Gold Primary
Lead Tertiary
Zinc Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Gold Unknown
Gold Unknown

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -147.90818, 60.98287

Ore body information

  • Width 1.4M
    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
    Date of Last Modification 880427
  • Width 0.9M
    Field Value
    MAS Matrix # 2
    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
    Date of Last Modification 880427

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Surface-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 Federal

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner W. M. Conley And R. J. Mcchesney
    Interest 100
    Home office Alaska
    Year 1911

Comments on the workings information

  • USGS CRIB A002855 USGS CRIB A002961 Workings consist of a 12.2 m.-long adit and a 3 m. shaft.

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020950068
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A010370 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 095-222

  • Deposit

    B592j pp. 219-220, plate 9 No. 2

  • Deposit

    B662b p. 45

  • Deposit

    I273 # 93

  • Deposit

    MF880A # 151

  • Deposit

    MLA5-84 218 pp., (Locality S-138).

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 27-APR-88 AHC U.S. Bureau of Mines