|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||CV|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||D-2|
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|Location and accuracy||This prospect is at an elevation of about 4500 ft. on a ridge 1.7 miles south of VABM Eagle. It is in the NE1/4 sec. 5, T. 11 S., R. 6 E., of the Copper River Meridian. The location of the site is accurate to within 2000 ft. This prospect is shown as #30 in Cobb (1972: MF-392).|
Geologic descriptionThe country rock at this prospect is schist of the Upper Cretaceous Valdez Group (Moffit, 1914). The deposit consists of a quartz vein about one foot thick containing chalcopyrite, galena, and pyrite. Assays indicate 2.9 oz. Au/ton or higher (Moffit, 1914).
|Geologic map unit||(-144.382029667488, 60.9495171277767)|
|Age of mineralization||Late Cretaceous or younger.|
|Workings or exploration||Moffit (1914) reports a shallow vertical shaft at the prospect.|
|Indication of production||None|
Additional commentsLocated on lands within Wrangell-St. Elias National Park.
|Reporters||S.W. Nelson, Anchorage, AK|
|Last report date||6/10/2000|