|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||BM|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||A-4|
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|Location and accuracy||This placer prospect is in section 11, T. 20 N., R. 9 W., of the Kateel River Meridian. Cobb (1972, MF-386), location 4. Peluk Creek also has been referred to as Peluck Creek.|
Geologic descriptionBedrock in the area is lower to mid-Paleozoic schist, phyllite and dolomite. No actual gold placer mining has been reported at this site.
|Geologic map unit||(-160.572826427069, 67.1493771843743)|
|Mineral deposit model||Placer Au-PGE (Cox and Singer, 1986; model 39a).|
|Mineral deposit model number||39a|
|Age of mineralization||Quaternary.|
|Workings or exploration||The ground was prospected in the winter about 1/4 mile upstream from the mouth. Coarse gold reportedly has been found at this place. No actual mining has been reported at this site (Reed, 1932).|
|Indication of production||None|
Additional commentsStream gradient is approximately 200 feet per mile.
Cobb, E.H., 1972, Metallic mineral resources map of the Baird Mountains quadrangle, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-386, 1 sheet, scale 1:250,000.
|Reporters||Anita Williams (Anchorage, AK)|
|Last report date||12/29/1999|