Shell Mine

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10210089
MRDS ID A010527
MAS/MILS ID 0020950318
Record type Site
Current site name Shell Mine
Related records 10000381

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Claim
Geographic coordinates: -149.5429, 60.67283 (WGS84)
Elevation 1097
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 007 N 002 W 25 NE Alaska


Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Lead Tertiary
Silver Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Claim (1) -149.5429, 60.67283

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type 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

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020950318
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A010527 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 095-466

General comments

Subject category Comment text

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 18-JUL-1995 Mjn U.S. Bureau of Mines