Sourdough Creek Tin Occurrence
Fairbanks North Star, Alaska
The Sourdough Creek Tin Occurrence is in Fairbanks North Star, Alaska. Historically the site has been part of the Circle Mining District. Ore mineralization has been found at this location, however the precise grade, tonnage, and extent of the mineralization are not known. There has been no production and little to no activity other than routine claim maintenance since the mineral discovery. The ore mined is composed of stibnite, cassiterite and gold.
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1 World-class significance is determined by total endowment of the contained commodity. This includes all past production and remaining reserves. Each commodity is considered separately and commodities cannot be combined to arrive at a significant size. The tonnage thresholds are from the mine model grade-tonnage studies. As of June 2008, many entries were classified as significant under less strict rules.
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