|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||HG|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||D-3|
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|Location and accuracy||This occurrence is on the modern beach along the north shore of Hagemeister Strait. It is 2.5 miles north-northeast of Tongue Point and 4.75 miles east-southeast of the mouth of Matogak River. It is locality 19 of Cobb (1972 [MF 362]; 1980 [OF 80-909]).|
Geologic descriptionBerryhill (1963) collected beach samples along the north side of Hagemeister Strait and reported flour gold in heavy-mineral concentrate from this locality.
|Geologic map unit||(-160.822210523854, 58.8492230144182)|
|Mineral deposit model||Placer Au-PGE; beach (Cox and Singer, 1986; model 39a)|
|Mineral deposit model number||39a|
|Age of mineralization||Holocene.|
|Workings or exploration||No workings are present at this locality, although Berryhill (1963) observed several old hand-dug surface trenches at Tongue Point.|
|Indication of production||None|
Berryhill, R.V., 1963, Reconnaissance of beach sands, Bristol Bay, Alaska: U.S. Bureau of Mines Report of Investigations 6214, 48 p.
Cobb, E.H., 1972, Metallic mineral resources map of the Hagemeister Island quadrangle, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-362, 1 sheet, scale 1:250,000.
|Reporters||Travis L. Hudson|
|Last report date||3/18/2001|