Sally

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Lead, Zinc

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10307431
Record type Site
Current site name Sally

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -163.52375, 68.16942 (WGS84)
Relative position This occurrence is at an elevation of about 1,000 feet, just north of the center of section 17, T. 32 N., R. 21 W., of the Kateel River Meridian. Location is accurate to within a one mile radius.
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Lead Primary
Zinc Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Galena Ore
Pyrite Ore
Sphalerite Ore

Nearby scientific data

(1) -163.52375, 68.16942

Comments on the geologic information

  • Geologic Description = This occurrence is a narrow, massive-pyrite zone which contains galena and sphalerite. It can be traced more than 1,000 feet on the surface. Geochemical values along the zone are erratic (J. Britton, oral communication, 1998).
  • Age = Mississippian to Permian.

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence

Comments on exploration

  • Status = Inactive

Mining district

District name Lisburne

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Alaska Resource Data File ARDF DL014

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    Williams, Anita, 2000, Alaska Resource Data File, DeLong Mountains quadrangle: U. S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 00-023, 37 p.

Comments on the references

  • Primary Reference = This description

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 21-DEC-99 Williams, Anita U.S. Geological Survey