Glacier

Prospect in Alaska, United States with commodities Copper, Gold, Lead, Silver

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10282744
MRDS ID A010209
MAS/MILS ID 0021180025
Record type Site
Current site name Glacier
Alternate or previous names Andrews & Schonburg, Lower Chickamin Glacier
Related records 10000173

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -130.39896, 56.04147 (WGS84)
Elevation 365
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 067 S 097 E 22 NWSESW Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Copper Tertiary
Gold Primary
Lead Tertiary
Silver Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -130.39896, 56.04147

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Prospect
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category National Wilderness

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0021180025
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A010209 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 118-008

  • Deposit

    B807 pp. 120-121

  • Deposit

    OF51 p. 57

  • Deposit

    B1246 p. 182

  • Deposit

    MF418

  • Deposit

    B1403 pp. 40-41, 115-116, plates 1, 2

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit 7 CLAIMS 1923. NO ACTIVITY SINCE ORIGINAL 1923-24 WORK. 7.6 M OF STRIPPING, 2.4 M ADIT. NOT FOUND 1969 OR 1973. HEAVILY MINERALIZED QTZ-FISSURE VEINS IN GRAYWACKE WITH ANDESITIC TUFF & BRECCIA CUT BY LAMPROPHERE DIKE. SULFIDES: PYRITE, PYRRHOTITE, CHALCOPYRITE & GALENA. BEST VALUES FROM FLOAT IN AREA: 300 PPM CU, .7 PPM AG, 20 PPM MO. 1925 VALUES: 80[ AU & 6 OZ AG / TON & 3% CU. UPPER END OF CLAIMS MAY OVERLAP GOAT CLAIMS.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 12-FEB-88 Map U.S. Bureau of Mines