Cantu

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10258427
MRDS ID A010218
MAS/MILS ID 0021180011
Record type Site
Current site name Cantu
Alternate or previous names Cantu Mining Co., Frank Blasher, Sid Anderson, Little Joe Frank, R.A. Farmer, Daniel Ashbrook, Cronholm & Mcdonald, L.E. Bigham, Bettijune
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Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -130.06595, 56.07037 (WGS84)
Elevation 370
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
Copper River 067 S 099 E 11 SW Alaska

Commodities

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

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -130.06595, 56.07037

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

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

Mining district

District name Hyder District

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category National Forest

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0021180011
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A010218 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 118-039

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 118-044

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 118-068

  • Deposit

    B792a p. 30

  • Deposit

    MR191-2 p. 2-3

  • Deposit

    B800 p. 324

  • Deposit

    B807 pp. 43, 91-92

  • Deposit

    B824a p. 17

  • Deposit

    B864A p. 16

  • Deposit

    B897A p. 19

  • Deposit

    MR191-5 p. 12

  • Deposit

    IR HMF 490523 p. 2

  • Deposit

    IR HMF 500524 pp. 9, 25

  • Deposit

    B1024B p. 30

  • Deposit

    B1024F p. 140

  • Deposit

    B1246 p. 147

  • Deposit

    MF418

  • Deposit

    OF81-122

  • Deposit

    MTA 82 No. F-51

  • Deposit

    KERNS, W.H., 1949, BUMINES MINERALS MEM0. 10 PP.

  • Deposit

    KING, E.M., 1932, UNPUB RPT ON CANTU PROP. 22 PP.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 29-MAR-93 Peb U.S. Bureau of Mines