|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||LG|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||A-2|
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|Location and accuracy||Cobb (1972, MF-413), loc. 17; NE1/4SW1/4 sec. 4, T. 2 N., R. 1 E., of the Fairbanks Meridian. This prospect is on the ridge between Dome Creek and the lower tributary of Seattle Gulch, at an elevation of 1,200 feet. Accuracy is within 2,500 feet.|
Geologic descriptionAn auriferous quartz vein in schist was reported near a contact with Cretaceous-Tertiary granodiorite (Smith, 1913; B 525, p. 194).
|Geologic map unit||(-147.567444065986, 65.0275733558955)|
|Mineral deposit model||Schist-hosted auriferous quartz vein near an igneous contact.|
|Workings or exploration||A shaft was sunk to 30 feet (Smith, 1913; B 525, p. 194).|
|Indication of production||None|
Chapman, R.M., and Foster, R.L., 1969, Lode mines and prospects in the Fairbanks district, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 625-D, 25 p., 1 plate.
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.
Smith, P.S., 1913, Lode mining near Fairbanks, in Prindle, L.M., A geologic reconnaissance of the Fairbanks quadrangle, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 525, p. 153-216.
|Reporters||C.J. Freeman, J.R. Guidetti Schaefer (Avalon Development Corporation)|
|Last report date||5/4/1999|