Lawson Creek

Prospect, Inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Au
Ore minerals gold

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale JU
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale B-2
Latitude 58.2637
Longitude -134.4326
Nearby scientific data Find additional scientific data near this location
Location and accuracy This placer prospect is at an elevation of approximately 800 feet near the head of Lawson Creek on Douglas Island It is in the NW1/4NE1/4 section 3, T. 42 S., R. 67 E. of the Copper River Meridian. The location is accurate within 1/4 mile.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

Several gold placer claims were active at this site from 1881 to 1981 but no other information is available (Wells and others, 1986).
Geologic map unit (-134.434371094021, 58.2633709219494)
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 Several gold placer claims were active at this site from 1881 to 1981 but no other information is available (Wells and others, 1986).
Indication of production Undetermined

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