|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||LG|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||C-3|
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|Location and accuracy||Cobb (1972, MF-413), loc. 67. The coordinates given are on the discovery claim along the lower part of Glen Gulch, approximately 2.5 miles northwest of Amy Dome, and about 3 miles east of Livengood. Glen Gulch is a tributary of Gertrude Creek. Accuracy is within 1,000 feet.|
Geologic descriptionMertie (1918) reported that fine, angular gold is found in 2-4 feet of gravel on silicified limestone bedrock covered by 10-25 feet of muck. Mining in 1916 and then from 1931 to 1934 (Cobb, 1976; OFR 76-633, p. 74).
|Geologic map unit||(-148.488508820359, 65.5265665395778)|
|Mineral deposit model||Placer gold deposit (Cox and Singer, 1986; model 39a).|
|Mineral deposit model number||39a|
|Workings or exploration||Mining in 1916 and the from 1931 to 1934 (Cobb, 1976; OFR 76-633, p. 74).|
|Indication of production||Yes; small|
|Production notes||Mining in 1916 and then from 1931 to 1934, but total production is not known (Cobb, 1976; OFR 76-633, p. 74).|
Cobb, E.H., 1972, Metallic mineral resources map of the Livengood quadrangle, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-413, 2 sheets, scale 1:250,000.
Cobb, E.H., 1976, Summary of references to mineral occurrences (other than mineral fuels and construction materials) in the Livengood quadrangle, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 76-819, 241 p.
Mertie, J.B., Jr., 1918, Lode mining in the Fairbanks district, in Brooks, A.H., and others, Mineral resources of Alaska, report on progress of investigations in 1916: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 662, p. 403-424.
Smith, P.S., 1933, Mineral industry of Alaska in 1931: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 844-A, p. 1-81.
Smith, P.S., 1934, Mineral industry of Alaska in 1932: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 857-A, p. 1-91.
Smith, P.S., 1934, Mineral industry of Alaska in 1933: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 864-A, p. 1-94.
|Reporters||C.J. Freeman, J.R. Guidetti Schaefer (Avalon Development Corporation)|
|Last report date||5/4/1999|