Marshall Dome

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodity Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10307728
Record type Site
Current site name Marshall Dome

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -147.46196, 65.06668 (WGS84)
Relative position SE1/4SW1/4 sec. 24, T. 3 N., R. 1 E., of the Fairbanks Meridian. The Marshall Dome prospect is a zone of anomalous gold in soils in an area just west of the headwaters of Cleary Creek on the west side of the Steese Highway.
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska


Commodity Importance
Gold Primary

Nearby scientific data

(1) -147.46196, 65.06668

Comments on the geologic information

  • Geologic Description = Soil samples at the Marshall Dome prospect contained up to 2030 ppb gold (0.06 ounces of gold per ton). Altered intrusive rocks have been noted on the property. A sample of quartz-veined, altered intrusive rock picked up during soil sampling assayed 1760 ppb gold (0.05 ounces of gold per ton) (Silverado Mines press release, October 12, 1995).

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence

Comments on exploration

  • Status = Inactive

Mining district

District name Fairbanks

Comments on the workings information

  • Workings / Exploration = Soil sampling only.

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Alaska Resource Data File ARDF LG111

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    Freeman, C.J., and Schaefer, Janet, 1999: Alaska Resource Data File, Livengood quadrangle: U. S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 99-574, 464 p.

Comments on the references

  • Primary Reference = This description

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit Model Name = Gold in altered intrusive rocks.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 11-MAY-99 C.J. Freeman, J.R. Guidetti Schaefer Avalon Development Corporation