Glen Gulch

Mine, Inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Au
Ore minerals gold

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale LG
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale C-3
Latitude 65.527
Longitude -148.486
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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 setting

Geologic description

Mertie (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

Production and reserves

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).

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