Wilcox

Prospect in Alaska, United States with commodity Copper

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10209976
MRDS ID A010559
MAS/MILS ID 0020950018
Record type Site
Current site name Wilcox
Alternate or previous names Knight 1-6
Related records 10093958

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -147.76782, 60.20785 (WGS84)
Elevation 95
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 001 N 010 E 05 SWSWNW Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Copper Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Pyrite Unknown

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -147.76782, 60.20785

Ore body information

  • Field Value
    MAS Matrix # 1
    MAS Column # 1
    Type of Orebody #1 DISSEMINATED
    Shape of Orebody #1 IRREGULAR
    Primary mode of Origin HYDROTHERMAL
    Primary Ore Control FRACTURING
    Secondary Ore Control FAULTING
    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

Development status Prospect
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category Private

Comments on the workings information

  • USGS CRIB A002905 A 207 m. long adit.

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020950018
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A010559 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 095-244

  • Deposit

    B379e pp. 87-96, 91, plate 4 Nos. 75, 76

  • Deposit

    MF880A

  • Deposit

    MLA5-84 218 pp., (Locality S-28).

Reporter information

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