|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||CA|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||C-5|
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|Location and accuracy||This occurrence is at an elevation of about 1,000 feet on a southeast-facing hillside between Split and Polar Creeks. The map site is in section 22, T. 2 N., R. 12 W., of the Kateel River Meridian. Cobb, 1972 (MF-389), location 14.|
Geologic descriptionThis occurrence consists of an auriferous quartz vein that cuts Jurassic-Cretaceous andesite.
|Geologic map unit||(-161.142655100365, 65.5493311224044)|
|Mineral deposit model||Gold in quartz vein.|
|Age of mineralization||Late Cretaceous.|
|Indication of production||None|
Cobb, E.H., 1972, Metallic mineral resources map of the Candle Quadrangle, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-389, 1 sheet, scale 1:250,000.
Cobb, E.H., 1976, Summary of references to mineral occurrences (other than mineral fuels and construction materials) in the Candle, Holy Cross, Norton Bay, Nulato, and Unalakleet quadrangles, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 76-866, 102 p.
Gault, H.R., Killeen, P.L., West, W.S., and others, 1953, Reconnaissance for radioactive deposits in the northeastern part of the Seward Peninsula, Alaska, 1945-47 and 1951: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 250, 31 p.
|Reporters||Anita Williams (Anchorage, AK)|
|Last report date||1/12/2000|