Horseshoe Nos. 1-16

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10283029
MAS/MILS ID 0020950003
Record type Site
Current site name Horseshoe Nos. 1-16
Alternate or previous names Glacier Nos. 1-10., Iron Mountain Nos. 7,15-18,20,21., Glacier Nos. 11-14, Horseshoe Nos. 17-20., Horseshoe Nos. 21-24.

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -147.92891, 60.01625 (WGS84)
Elevation 45
Location accuracy 10(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Seward 002 S 009 E 09 W2NWSW Alaska


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

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -147.92891, 60.01625

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Surface-Underground
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Both metallic and non-metallic
Significant No

Comments on exploration


Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category Private

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020950003

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 095-056

  • Deposit

    B284i p. 85

  • Deposit

    B345i p. 178

  • Deposit

    B379e pp. 88-89

  • Deposit

    B443 pp. 52-53, 56, 66-67

  • Deposit

    B520c p. 28

  • Deposit

    BMB153 p. 49

  • Deposit

    B662i pp. 201-202, 206-208

  • Deposit

    B692g p. 145

  • Deposit

    B714a pp. 22-23

  • Deposit

    B963B pp. 65-66

  • Deposit

    B1024E pp. 107-122

Reporter information

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