|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||MC|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||D-3|
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|Location and accuracy||This placer gold prospect is on Lime Creek, a west tributary to the upper White River. It is at an elevation of about 4,150 feet in the NW1/4 of section 29, T. 1 S., R. 20 E. of the Copper River Meridian. This is National Park Service locality WRST-132 and the latitude and longitude for this record were provided by the National Park Service.|
Geologic descriptionAn unpublished National Park Service map and accompanying database identify this locality as a placer gold prospect. Bedrock in the valley of Lime Creek is mostly upper Paleozoic sedimentary and volcanic rocks (MacKevett, 1978).
|Geologic map unit||(-141.832310638271, 61.7582231301504)|
|Mineral deposit model||Placer Au (Cox and Singer, 1986; model 39a)|
|Mineral deposit model number||39a|
|Age of mineralization||Quaternary.|
|Indication of production||Undetermined|
Additional commentsThe locality is in the Wrangell-Saint Elias National Park and Preserve.
|Reporters||Travis L. Hudson (Applied Geology, Inc.)|
|Last report date||1/12/2003|