Robin No. 1

Occurrence, Inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Au
Other commodities Ag
Ore minerals gold

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale SR
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale D-7
Latitude 60.7752
Longitude -149.3484
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Location and accuracy This occurrence is located in the NW1/4 section 19, T. 8 N., R. 1 E., of the Seward Meridian. It is on a north-flowing tributary to Gulch Creek and at an elevation of about 2,500 feet. This is location S-282 of Jansons and others (1984). The location is accurate to within a quarter of a mile.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

Nelson and others (1985) mapped this area as Valdez Group bedrock of Late Cretaceous age. Gold claims were located at this site in 1982 (Hoekzema and Sherman, 1993). No other geologic information is available.
Geologic map unit (-149.350560448841, 60.7746404199978)
Age of mineralization Cretaceous or younger; the country rock is mapped as rocks of the Valdez Group of Late Cretaceous age.

Production and reserves

Workings or exploration There are no reported workings or assay results. Gold claims were located on the site in 1982. The approximate area of the property was examined by the U.S. Bureau of Mines in 1981 (Hoekzema and Sherman, 1983).
Indication of production None



Hoekzema, R.P., and Sherman, G.E., 1983, Mineral investigations in the Chugach National Forest, Alaska (Peninsula study area): U.S. Bureau of Mines in-house report; held at U.S. Bureau of Land Management Alaska State Office, Anchorage, 524 p.
Reporters Jeff A. Huber (Anchorage)
Last report date 2/4/2000