Quigley Ridge

Past Producer in Alaska, United States with commodities Antimony, Copper, Gold, Lead, Silver, Tungsten, Zinc

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10233635
MRDS ID A002260
MAS/MILS ID 0020660030
Record type Site
Current site name Quigley Ridge
Alternate or previous names Red Top, Quigley Mine, Gold King, Caribou, Blue Bell

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -150.94869, 63.54317 (WGS84)
Elevation 869
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
Fairbanks 016 S 018 W 12 NESENE Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Antimony Tertiary
Copper Tertiary
Gold Tertiary
Lead Tertiary
Silver Primary
Tungsten Tertiary
Zinc Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Arsenopyrite Unknown
Galena Unknown
Gold Unknown
Silver Unknown
Sphalerite Unknown

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -150.94869, 63.54317

Ore body information

  • Strike N80E
    Dip 90N
    Width 1.5M
    Field Value
    MAS Column # 1
    Type of Orebody #1 FISSURE VEIN
    Shape of Orebody #1 LENTICULAR
    Primary mode of Origin HYDROTHERMAL
    Primary Ore Control FAULTING
    Degree of Wallrock Alter. UNKNOWN
    Type of Wallrock Alter. #1 UNKNOWN
    Strike And Dip N80E
    Date of Last Modification 890725

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Underground
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No
Year of first production 1921

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Patented

Land status

Ownership category Mixed

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner Erwin, Guy
    Interest 100
    Home office Alaska
    Year 1983

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020660030
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A002260 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 066-015

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 066-017

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 066-019

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 066-020

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 066-042

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 066-091

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 066-106

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 066-124

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 066-134

  • Deposit

    B662k pp. 320-321

  • Deposit

    B662k pp. 322-323

  • Deposit

    B687 pp. 102-103

  • Deposit

    B687 p. 105

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    B687 p. 104

  • Deposit

    B714b pp. 84-85

  • Deposit

    B722a pp. 52-53

  • Deposit

    B739a p. 36

  • Deposit

    B755a pp. 16, 42

  • Deposit

    B773a p. 29

  • Deposit

    B836e p. 330

  • Deposit

    B836e pp. 326-328

  • Deposit

    B836e pp. 331-332

  • Deposit

    B836e pp. 328-329

  • Deposit

    B849F pp. 368-369

  • Deposit

    B849F pp. 353-358, 364-366

  • Deposit

    B849F pp. 366-367

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    B849F p. 370

  • Deposit

    B849F pp. 361-364

  • Deposit

    B864A p. 25

  • Deposit

    B910A p. 31

  • Deposit

    B917A p. 30

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    TDM2 p. 20

  • Deposit

    B1108A p. 27

  • Deposit

    B1246 pp. 229-230

  • Deposit

    B1246

  • Deposit

    MF366

  • Deposit

    MTA 82 No. E-4

  • Deposit

    MR66-0 pp. 1-29

  • Deposit

    BMOF129-84 Locality #40

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit USGS CRIB A002270 USGS CRIB A002292 USGS CRIB A002307 USGS CRIB A002236 USGS CRIB A002238 USGS CRIB A002249 USGS CRIB A002258 USGS CRIB A002262 USGS CRIB A002268 USGS CRIB A002271 USGS CRIB A002275 USGS CRIB A002278 USGS CRIB A002286 USGS CRIB A002289 USGS CRIB A002297 USGS CRIB A002312 USGS CRIB A002313 USGS CRIB A002314 USGS CRIB A002291 Workings consist of two short adits and numerous trenches.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 25-JUL-1989 Mjn-Mirl U.S. Bureau of Mines