|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||LG|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||A-1|
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|Location and accuracy||Cobb (1972, MF-413), loc. 42; SE1/4SW1/4 sec. 20, T. 3 N., R. 2 E., of the Fairbanks Meridian. The Empire mine site adjoins the Jupiter-Mars property on the hillside east of Chatham Creek. Accuracy is within 2,000 feet.|
Geologic descriptionFourteen tons of ore was mined in 1912, presumably for gold (Chapin, 1914, p. 337).
|Geologic map unit||(-147.396448193889, 65.0665774032361)|
|Mineral deposit model||Gold-quartz vein.|
|Indication of production||Yes; small|
|Production notes||Fourteen tons of ore was mined in 1912, presumably for gold (Chapin, 1914, p. 337).|
Chapin, Theodore, 1914, Lode mining near Fairbanks, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 592-J, p. 321-355.
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.
|Reporters||C.J. Freeman, J.R. Guidetti Schaefer (Avalon Development Corporation)|
|Last report date||5/4/1999|