|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. 25; NE1/4SW1/4 sec. 10, T. 2 N., R. 1 E., of the Fairbanks Meridian. The Nightingale prospect is in Steamboat Creek Valley about 1 mile north of Pedro Camp. Accuracy is within 2,000 feet.|
Geologic descriptionMassive silver-bearing galena with stibnite occurs in stockworks and veins in altered quartz diorite (Chapman and Foster, 1969).
|Geologic map unit||(-147.524442048556, 65.0145747505188)|
|Mineral deposit model||Argentiferous galena and stibnite in stockworks and veins in altered quartz diorite.|
|Alteration of deposit||Oxidation products of stibnite and galena (Chapman and Foster, 1969).|
|Indication of production||None|
|Production notes||No record of production.|
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.
Killeen, P.L., and Mertie, J.B., 1951, Antimony ore in the Fairbanks District, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 51-46, 43 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|