Unnamed (west of Bear Creek)

Occurrence, Inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Au
Ore minerals gold
Gangue minerals quartz

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale CA
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale C-5
Latitude 65.55
Longitude -161.14
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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 setting

Geologic description

This 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.

Production and reserves

Indication of production None