Tolson and Stanton

Prospect in Alaska, United States with commodities Gold, Zinc

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10282518
MRDS ID A010556
MAS/MILS ID 0020950059
Record type Site
Current site name Tolson and Stanton
Related records 10000394

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -147.97618, 60.94536 (WGS84)
Elevation 485
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 010 N 008 E 23 NESWNE Alaska


Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Zinc Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Arsenopyrite Unknown
Gold Unknown
Pyrite Unknown
Pyrrhotite Unknown
Sphalerite Unknown

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -147.97618, 60.94536

Ore body information

  • Width 0.6M
    Length 91.4M
    Field Value
    MAS Matrix # 1
    MAS Column # 1
    Type of Orebody #1 FISSURE VEIN
    Shape of Orebody #1 LENTICULAR
    Shape of Orebody #2 TABULAR
    Primary mode of Origin HYDROTHERMAL
    Primary Ore Control FAULTING
    Secondary Ore Control FOLDING
    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 Federal

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner Michael Stanton And C. P. Tolson
    Interest 100
    Home office Alaska
    Year 1911

Comments on the workings information

  • Workings reported to consist of a 47.2 m.-long adit and stripping.

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020950059
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A010556 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 095-217

  • Deposit

    B592j p. 225, plate 9 No. 16

  • Deposit

    B622i p. 136

  • Deposit

    I273 # 112

  • Deposit

    MF880A # 162

  • Deposit

    MLA5-84 218 pp., (Locality S-127).

Reporter information

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