Alaska Kotsina Copper Co.

Prospect in Alaska, United States with commodity Copper

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10209591
MRDS ID A011759
MAS/MILS ID 0020870051
Record type Site
Current site name Alaska Kotsina Copper Co.
Alternate or previous names Surprise Creek
Related records 10093998

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -143.81563, 61.74106 (WGS84)
Elevation 1128
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 001 S 009 E 32 NWSWNE Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Copper Primary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -143.81563, 61.74106

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-Operator
    Owner Warren Taylor
    Interest 100
    Year 1976

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020870051
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A011759 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 087-043

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 087-156

  • Deposit

    P41 p. 123

  • Deposit

    B345h pp. 141-142

  • Deposit

    B374 pp. 59-60

  • Deposit

    B442g p. 161

  • Deposit

    B622g p. 110

  • Deposit

    B745 pp. 89, 108-110

  • Deposit

    B1246 p. 44

  • Deposit

    MF395

  • Deposit

    MF773B

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit SEVERAL OLD PROSPECTS ON ADJOINING CLAIMS NEAR SURPRISE AND SUNSHINE CRS.; EXPLORED BY OPEN CUTS AND A FEW SHORT ADITS; MAINLY ON CHALCOCITE, BORNITE, AND CHALCOPYRITE-BEARING VEINS IN FAULTED NIKOLAI GREENSTONE & GRANODIORITE (MF 773B)

Reporter information

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