|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||SR|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||C-8|
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|Location and accuracy||The occurrence is located in the N1/2 section 29, T. 6 N. R. 3 W., of the Seward Meridian, at an elevation of approximately 2,800 feet. It is situated a mile east of the north end of Juneau Lake. This is location 47 of Tysdal (1978 [MF-800A]) and location S-248 of Jansons and others (1984). This location is accurate to within half a mile.|
Geologic descriptionThis occurrence consists of iron-stained, vuggy quartz veins hosted in sandstone of the Valdez Group of Late Cretaceous age (Cobb and Tysdal, 1980). Significant mineralization has not been detected.
|Geologic map unit||(-149.842760471422, 60.5821268115605)|
|Mineral deposit model||Low-sulfide Au-quartz veins (Cox and Singer, 1986; model 36a)|
|Mineral deposit model number||36a|
|Age of mineralization||Cretaceous or younger; quartz veins cut rocks of the Valdez Group of Late Cretaceous age.|
|Workings or exploration||Prospect pits are reported to be present.|
|Indication of production||None|
Additional commentsThis occurrence was first reported by Tysdal (1978 [MF-880-A]).
Cobb, E.H., and Tysdal, R.G., 1980, Summaries of data on and list of references to metallic and selected nonmetallic mineral deposits in the Blying Sound and Seward quadrangle, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 80-621, 276 p.
Jansons, Uldis, Hoekzema, R.B., Kurtak, J.M., and Fechner, S.A., 1984, Mineral occurrences in the Chugach National Forest, southcentral Alaska: U.S. Bureau of Mines Mineral Land Assessment 5-84, 218 p., 2 sheets, scale 1:250,000.
|Reporters||Jeff A. Huber (Anchorage)|
|Last report date||1/8/2000|