Lower Dome Creek

Mine, Undetermined

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Au
Ore minerals gold

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale EA
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale B-1
Latitude 64.3508
Longitude -141.3868
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Location and accuracy The lower Dome Creek placer operation is located about a half-mile above its mouth, in section 34, T. 6 S., R. 32 E., of the Fairbanks Meridian. The location is accurate within one-half mile.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

In 1977, there was a small placer gold mining operation at the mouth of Dome Creek that had been active for several years (Eberlein and others, 1977).
Geologic map unit (-141.38909665574, 64.3504907994304)
Mineral deposit model Placer Au (Cox and Singer, 1986; model 39a).
Mineral deposit model number 39a

Production and reserves

Indication of production Undetermined