1st Adit East of Cliff Mine

Prospect in Alaska, United States with commodities Gold, Silver

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10282682
MAS/MILS ID 0020860177
Record type Site
Current site name 1st Adit East of Cliff Mine

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -146.55756, 61.12289 (WGS84)
Elevation 1
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 009 S 008 W 01 NENENE Alaska


Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Silver Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Gold Unknown

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -146.55756, 61.12289

Ore body information

  • Strike N37E
    Dip 88N
    Width 0.3M
    Field Value
    MAS Matrix # 1
    MAS Column # 1
    Type of Orebody #1 SHEAR ZONE
    Shape of Orebody #1 LENTICULAR
    Type of Orebody #2 REPLACEMENT
    Shape of Orebody #2 TABULAR
    Type of Orebody #3 DISSEMINATED
    Primary mode of Origin HYDROTHERMAL
    Primary Ore Control FAULTING
    Secondary Ore Control FOLDING
    Degree of Wallrock Alter. UNKNOWN
    Type of Wallrock Alter. #1 UNKNOWN
    Strike And Dip N37E
    Date of Last Modification 881017

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Prospect
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Unknown

Land status

Ownership category State

Comments on the workings information

  • Workings consist of a 73.2 m. adit.

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020860177

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    MLA5-84 218 pp., (Locality V-47).

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 19-OCT-88 Mpm U.S. Bureau of Mines