Roaring Creek

Prospect in Alaska, United States with commodity Copper

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10233718
MRDS ID A011748
MAS/MILS ID 0020870061
Record type Site
Current site name Roaring Creek
Related records 10001067

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -143.84003, 61.68576 (WGS84)
Elevation 1394
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 002 S 009 E 19 NENE Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Copper Primary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -143.84003, 61.68576

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

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020870061
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A011748 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 087-032

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 087-110

  • Deposit

    B345h p. 139

  • Deposit

    B374 pp. 56-57

  • Deposit

    B622g p. 111

  • Deposit

    B745 p. 107

  • Deposit

    B1246 p. 44

  • Deposit

    MF395

  • Deposit

    MF773B

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit PROSPECTS MARKED BY OLD, LARGELY CAVED WORKINGS ON BOTH SIDES OF ROARING CR. AND ITS TRIBUTARIES; ON THIN VEINS THAT VARIOUSLY CONTAIN SMALL QUANTITIES OF CHALCOPYRITE, BORNITE, CHALCOCITE, AND MALACHITE AND CUT PERMIAN SED. ROCKS OR GABBRO (MF 773B).

Reporter information

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