|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||JU|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||B-2|
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|Location and accuracy||This placer prospect is on a sandbar in Gastineau Channel, off the north tip of Douglas Island. It is 0.4 mile northwest of the mouth of Johnson Creek, in about the center of the NW1/4 section 1, T. 41 S., R. 66 E. of the Copper River Meridian. The location is accurate within 1/4 mile.|
Geologic descriptionThe Bar placer deposit was discovered in 1911. The prospect was drilled and a 2-ton sample was shipped to St. Louis for gold recovery tests. There is no further work recorded after 1912 (Redman and others, 1989).
|Geologic map unit||(-134.554879008204, 58.3441729762083)|
|Mineral deposit model||Placer Au (Cox and Singer, 1986; model 39a)|
|Mineral deposit model number||39a|
|Age of mineralization||Quaternary.|
|Workings or exploration||The Bar placer was discovered in 1911. The prospect was drilled and a 2-ton sample was shipped to St. Louis for gold recovery tests. There is no further work recorded after 1912 (Redman and others, 1989).|
|Indication of production||Undetermined|
Redman, E.C., Maas, K.M., Kurtak, J.M., and Miller, L.D., 1991, Section D: Juneau Gold Belt subarea, in U.S. Bureau of Mines, Mineral investigations in the Juneau Mining District, Alaska, 1984-1988: Volume 2 - Detailed mine, prospect, and mineral occurrence descriptions: U.S. Bureau of Mines Special Publication VOL. 2D, 424 p., 19 sheets.
|Reporters||J.C. Barnett and L.D. Miller (Juneau, Alaska )|
|Last report date||12/15/2001|