Cora Bluff

Prospect, Active

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Au

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale LG
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale A-1
Latitude 65.105
Longitude -147.479
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Location and accuracy The Cora Bluff prospect is just east of Lulu Creek, about a mile southeast of Chatanika; SW1/4NE1/4 sec. 11, T. 3 N., R. 1 E., of the Fairbanks Meridian.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

Exploration consists of several trenches and hand excavations in an area approximately 500 feet by 300 feet wide (R. Ferrenbach, written communication, 1998).
Geologic map unit (-147.48145238574, 65.1045767356548)
Mineral deposit model Placer gold deposit (Cox and Singer, 1986; model 39a).
Mineral deposit model number 39a

Production and reserves

Workings or exploration Exploration consists of several trenches and hand excavations in an area approximately 500 feet by 300 feet wide (R. Ferrenbach, written communication, 1998).
Indication of production None

References

MRDS Number 10307734
Reporters C.J. Freeman, J.R. Guidetti Schaefer (Avalon Development Corporation)
Last report date 5/4/1999