Unnamed (near Cascade Lake)

Prospect, Undetermined

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Au

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale KC
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale A-5
Latitude 55.17
Longitude -131.38
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Location and accuracy This prospect is known only from U.S. Bureau of Mines (1977) claim records. Its approximate location is at an elevation of about 300 feet, on or near the north shore of the east arm of Cascade Lake. The site is in section 27, T. 77 S., R. 93 E., of the Copper River Meridian. It corresponds to loc. 141 in Elliott and others (1978). The location probably is accurate within about 0.5 mile.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

The country rock in the area of this prospect is Silurian trondhjemite that was regionally metamorphosed to greenschist grade in Late Cretaceous time (Berg, 1972 [I 684]). According to U.S. Bureau of Mines claim records (1977), this prospect, which probably is in sheared trondhjemite, was staked for gold. No other information about it has been made public.
Geologic map unit (-131.381682887242, 55.1696583734501)

Production and reserves

Indication of production None