|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. 64. The Franklin Creek placer mine is near the mouth of Franklin Creek, approximately 3.5 miles northwest of Amy Dome. Franklin Creek is a tributary of Livengood Creek. Accuracy is within 1,500 feet.|
Geologic descriptionA shallow placer carries gold and was probably mined in 1915 (Brooks, 1916; B 642, p. 208).
|Geologic map unit||(-148.496510349367, 65.5385666218907)|
|Mineral deposit model||Placer gold deposit (Cox and Singer, 1986; model 39a).|
|Mineral deposit model number||39a|
|Workings or exploration||A shallow placer carries gold and was mined, probably in 1915 (Brooks, 1916; B 642, p. 208).|
|Indication of production||Yes; small|
|Production notes||A shallow placer carries gold and was mined, probably in 1915 (Brooks, 1916; B 642, p. 208), but no information on amount of gold produced.|
|MRDS Number||A015479; D002625|
Brooks, A.H., 1916, Mineral resources of Alaska, report on progress of investigations in 1915: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 642, 279 p.
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.
|Reporters||C.J. Freeman, J.R. Guidetti Schaefer (Avalon Development Corporation)|
|Last report date||5/4/1999|