Cachelot-Big Six

Prospect in Alaska, United States with commodities Copper, Gold, Silver

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10209398
MRDS ID A010117
MAS/MILS ID 0021190103
Record type Site
Current site name Cachelot-Big Six
Alternate or previous names Grindell Mine Nos. 1-15, Plush Horse Nos. 1-21, Scottie Mine Nos. 1-12, H.T. Rowe, H. Louis Johnson, Grindal Island, Grindal Point, Kasaan Peninsula
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Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Claim
Geographic coordinates: -132.16149, 55.46974 (WGS84)
Elevation 61
Location accuracy 5000(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 074 S 087 E 10 NESENE Alaska


Commodity Importance
Copper Primary
Gold Tertiary
Silver Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Claim (1) -132.16149, 55.46974

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 State

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0021190103
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A010117 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 119-109

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 119-111

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 119-246

  • Deposit

    P1 pp. 103-104

  • Deposit

    B1139 pp. 65-66

  • Deposit

    B1108B p. 34

  • Deposit

    B1246 p. 168

  • Deposit

    MIRL 28 pp. 77, 79

  • Deposit


  • Deposit

    OF78-869 pp. 21, 29

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit USGS CRIB A000734

Reporter information

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