Antler Creek

Prospect, Probably inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Au
Ore minerals gold

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale HE
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale D-4
Latitude 63.82
Longitude -148.96
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Location and accuracy This placer gold prospect is on Antler Creek, a northeast-flowing tributary to the Nenana River about midway between Garner and Moody. The map site is on lower Antler Creek, in the NW1/4 of sec. 5, T. 13 S., R. 7 W., of the Fairbanks Meridian. The location is accurate within 1 mile.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

Antler Creek drains an area underlain by metasedimentary rocks of the Paleozoic or older Birch Creek Schist, and by Mesozoic and Tertiary intrusive rocks. The lode source of the placer gold in Antler Creek has not been identified.
Geologic map unit (-148.962313089555, 63.8195417319545)
Mineral deposit model Placer Au (Cox and Singer, 1986; model 39a)
Mineral deposit model number 39a
Age of mineralization Quaternary.

Production and reserves

Workings or exploration Surface only.
Indication of production None

References

MRDS Number 10307502
Reporters N. Van Wyck (Stevens Exploration Management Corporation)
Last report date 4/7/2000