Unnamed (in headwaters of Little Champion Creek)

Occurrence, Inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities U
Other commodities Th
Ore minerals unknown

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale CI
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale B-6
Latitude 65.428
Longitude -146.592
Nearby scientific data Find additional scientific data near this location
Location and accuracy The site is location no. 43, fig. 3, of U.S. Bureau of Mines Open-File Report 130-77 (Barker and Clautice, 1977), in the headwaters of the Little Champion Creek approximately 4.5 miles SW of Mt. Prindle.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

Uranium and thorium detected in coarse-grained biotite granite. Samples showed 17 ppm U, 14.5 ppm Th, 200cps (Barker and Clautice, 1977).
Geologic map unit (-146.594480086469, 65.4276002632149)
Mineral deposit model Uranium and thorium in granite.

Production and reserves

Workings or exploration Surface samples taken.
Indication of production None

Additional comments

See also Roy Creek, ARDF no. CI051.

References

MRDS Number A012256

References

Reporters C.J. Freeman, J.R. Guidetti Schaefer, A.S. Clements (Avalon Development Corporation)
Last report date 9/14/1998