|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||MC|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||C-6|
|Nearby scientific data||Find additional scientific data near this location|
|Location and accuracy||An unpublished National Park Service map locates this mine on an unnamed east tributary to Fohlin Creek. The site is at an elevation of about 2,800 feet, 6,800 feet southwest of elevation 6110 and 500 feet north of the center of section 15, T. 4 S., R. 12 E. of the Copper River Meridian. This is National Park Service locality WRST-166.|
Geologic descriptionAn unpublished National Park Service map and accompanying database identify this locality as a placer gold mine. Bedrock in the area is mostly Mesozoic sedimentary rocks (MacKevett, 1978).
|Geologic map unit||(-143.244580246844, 61.5236558102616)|
|Mineral deposit model||Placer Au (Cox and Singer, 1986; model 39a)|
|Mineral deposit model number||39a|
|Age of mineralization||Quaternary.|
|Workings or exploration||Apparently at least some workings.|
|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|