|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||KD|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||D-6|
|Nearby scientific data||Find additional scientific data near this location|
|Location and accuracy||This site is a 1 1/2-mile long beach located south and southeast of Miners Point (Cobb, 1972, MF 460, locality 18; Cobb, 1973, figure 11, locality 4; MacKevett and Holloway 1977, locality 16).|
Geologic descriptionThis is a beach gold placer which was mined prior to 1935 (Capps, 1937). No information regarding geology, production, or period of mining activity is available.
|Geologic map unit||(-153.722267584262, 57.8892883920244)|
|Mineral deposit model||Gold Placer (Cox and Singer, 1986; model 39a).|
|Mineral deposit model number||39a|
|Age of mineralization||Quaternary|
|Indication of production||Undetermined|
Capps, S.R., 1937, Kodiak and adjacent islands, in Smith, P.S. and others, Mineral resources of Alaska, report on progress of investiagtions in 1935: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 880-C, p. 111-184, 1 plate, scale 1:250,000.
Cobb, E.H., 1972, Metallic mineral resources map of the Kodiak quadrangle, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-460, 1 map sheet, scale 1:250,000.
Cobb, E.H., 1979, Summary of references to mineral occurrences (other than mineral fuels and construction materials) in the Afognak, Karluk, Kodiak, and Trinity Islands quadrangles, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 79-860, 49 p.
MacKevett, E.M., Jr., and Holloway, C.D., 1977, Map showing metalliferous mineral deposits in the western part of southern Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 77-169-F, 38 p., 1 sheet, scale 1:1,000,000.
|Reporters||S.H. Pilcher (Anchorage)|
|Last report date||9/28/1998|