Grindstone 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 A-1
Latitude 58.2166
Longitude -134.1807
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Location and accuracy This placer prospect is at an elevation of approximately 250 feet in Grindstone Creek, 1.5 miles northwest of Bishop Point and 1/2 mile north of Cherokee Flats. It is in the SE1/4NE1/4 section 19, T. 42 S., R. 69 E. of the Copper River Meridian. The location is accurate within 1/4 mile.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

Placer gold claims were active at this site from 1881 to 1981 (Wells and others (1986). No other information is available.
Geologic map unit (-134.182457579143, 58.2162721889149)
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 Placer gold claims were active at this site from 1881 to 1981 (Wells and others (1986). No other information is available.
Indication of production Undetermined

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