|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||SO|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||D-6|
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|Location and accuracy||Canyon Creek merges with Dome Creek (SO113) to form Iron Creek (SO127). This location is very approximate, perhaps within 1.5 miles of the coordinates. It is locality 28 of Cobb (1972, MF 445; 1978, OF 78-181).|
Geologic descriptionGold colors are reported to be present in this creek but mining has apparently not occurred.
|Geologic map unit||(-164.771621184116, 64.8622521840342)|
|Mineral deposit model||Placer Au-PGE (Cox and Singer, 1986; model 39a).|
|Mineral deposit model number||39a|
|Age of mineralization||Quaternary.|
|Workings or exploration||No workings are known but prospecting has occurred.|
|Indication of production||None|
Cobb, E.H., 1972, Metallic mineral resources map of the Solomon quadrangle, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-445, 1 sheet, scale 1:250,000.
Cobb, E.H., 1978, Summary of references to mineral occurrences (other than mineral fuels and construction materials) in the Solomon quadrangle, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 78-181, 185 p.
|Reporters||Travis L. Hudson (Applied Geology)|
|Last report date||8/19/1999|