Freeman and Scharf

Prospect, Inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Au
Other commodities Ag; Pb
Ore minerals argentiferous galena; gold

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale LG
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale A-2
Latitude 65.009
Longitude -147.579
Nearby scientific data Find additional scientific data near this location
Location and accuracy Cobb (1972, MF-413), loc. 20; SE1/4SE1/4 sec. 8, T. 2 N., R 1 E., of the Fairbanks Meridian. The Freeman and Scharf lode prospect is near the head of Fox Creek, approximately 3 miles southwest of Pedro Dome.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

This prospect consists of a vein carrying considerable silver-bearing galena and gold (Smith, 1913; B 525, p. 198).
Geologic map unit (-147.581441878488, 65.0085727168516)
Mineral deposit model Polymetallic vein (Cox and Singer, 1986; model 22c).
Mineral deposit model number 22c

Production and reserves

Workings or exploration In 1911, some work was done on a vein (Brooks, 1912, p. 32).
Indication of production None