Procrastination Creek

Occurrence, Inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Au

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale CO
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale C-3
Latitude 67.68
Longitude -142.57
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Location and accuracy Location plotted is locality 5 of Barker (1981, p. 33) on Procrastination Creek, near confluence with Coleen River; located to within 1 mi (1.6 km).

Geologic setting

Geologic description

Gold in stream placer
Geologic map unit (-142.572700716725, 67.6797304082181)
Mineral deposit model Placer, stream (Singer and Cox, 1986; model 39a).
Mineral deposit model number 39a

Production and reserves

Workings or exploration Several claims staked in the 1950s; traces of gold reported in rock sample nearby (Barker, 1981, p. 37).
Indication of production None

Additional comments

See MAS/MILS Sequence number 0020330001 (USBM, 1995).