|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||PS|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||B-1|
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|Location and accuracy||Site is at an elevation of about 3,800 ft. on the north side of a large, southeast-flowing tributary to the upper Wind River approximately 12 miles northeast of the mouth of Beaucoup Creek (west-center sec. 21, T. 13 S., R. 20 E., of the Umiat Meridian). Location accurate within 1-mile radius.|
Geologic descriptionGalena, sphalerite and chalcopyrite occur in vein and boxwork of veinlets in limestone (Grybeck, 1977) near the unconformable upper contact of the Skajit Limestone with calcareous sandstone member of Hunt Fork Shale and/or Beaucoup Formation (Menzie and others, 1985). No other descriptive information is available.
|Geologic map unit||(-147.532787680186, 68.2996593238621)|
|Workings or exploration||Twenty-two claims were located by Placid Oil in 1971 and were active until at least 1978; they have since been abandoned.|
|Indication of production||None|
Barker, J.C., 1978, Mineral investigations of certain lands in the eastern Brooks Range: A Summary Report: U.S. Bureau of Mines Open-File Report 63-78, 25 p., 5 sheets, scale 1:1,000,000.
Grybeck, Donald, 1977, Map showing known mineral deposits of the Brooks Range, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 77-166-C, 45 p., 1 sheet, scale 1:1,000,000.
|Reporters||J.M. Britton (Anchorage)|
|Last report date||11/17/1999|