Unnamed (mouth of Stockley Creek)

Occurrence, Inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Ni
Other commodities Asbestos

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale SH
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Latitude 66.99
Longitude -156.85
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Location and accuracy This occurrence is near the mouth of Stockley Creek, a tributary to upper Dahl Creek. The map site is in section 3, T. 18 N., R. 9 E., of the Kateel River Meridian. Cobb (1972, MF-448), location 2.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

This occurrence consists of nickel in asbestiform minerals in stream float (Anderson, 1945). A specimen of chrysotile and antigorite taken from the mouth of Stockley Creek was submitted to the U.S. Bureau of Mines for analysis. The samples returned good tests for nickel.
Geologic map unit (-156.852733461698, 66.9894517795825)
Mineral deposit model Nickel in asbestiform minerals in stream float.
Alteration of deposit Serpentinization.

Production and reserves

Indication of production None

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