Unnamed (east of Sugar Loaf Mountain)

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 63.79
Longitude -148.79
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Location and accuracy This placer gold prospect is on an unnamed, northeast-flowing tributary to Moody Creek, about 1.3 mile east of Sugar Loaf Mountain. The map site is at the approximate midpoint of the placer activity, in the north-central part of sec. 18, T. 13 S., R. 6 W., of the Fairbanks Meridian.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

The area drained by this creek is underlain by the Birch Creek Schist, and Mesozoic to Tertiary intrusive rocks.
Geologic map unit (-148.792310428035, 63.7895448825525)
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 10307504

References

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