Stewart

Past Producer in Alaska, United States with commodities Gold, Silver

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10209843
MRDS ID A002654
MAS/MILS ID 0021160007
Record type Site
Current site name Stewart
Alternate or previous names Cash Mine, Cache Mine, Stewart Tunnel

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -135.11306, 56.97751 (WGS84)
Elevation 220
Location accuracy 1000(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 056 S 065 E 32 NWNWNE Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Silver Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -135.11306, 56.97751

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Underground
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Patented

Land status

Ownership category State

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner Doran, A. T.
    Interest 100
    Year 1977

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0021160007
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A002654 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 116-019

  • Deposit

    AR18b pp. 63, 79

  • Deposit

    AK YUKON M J V1N2 pp. 16-17

  • Deposit

    B259d pp. 57-58

  • Deposit

    B284e p. 45

  • Deposit

    B314d p. 60

  • Deposit

    B504 p. 27

  • Deposit

    IC7844 p. 7

  • Deposit

    ADGS AR 1966a p. 53

  • Deposit

    MF464

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit LONEY & OTHERS, 1975, PLATE 1 (PP792) FIRST DISC. & DEV. QTZ LODE IN ALASKA 1872. PAT MS 567 IN 1904. ACTIVE TO PRESENT BUT NO RECORD OF WORK. 3 ADITS TOTALLING 300FT. ALL IN RUINS BY 1898. TRAMS ALSO OVERGROWN. BULLION PRODUCED IS UNCERTAIN. AVG. GRADE $7.50/TON AG-AU. LOCATED IN SITKA GRAYWACKE. COMPOSED OF LOW GRADE AU-AG BEARING QTZ STRINGERS CONFORM- ABLE TO COUNTRY ROCK. SULFIDES ARE PYRITE & MISPICKEL. MINE CLOSED BY STOCKHOLDERS IN 1880 & NEVER REOPENED.

Reporter information

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