|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||TK|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||D-6|
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|Location and accuracy||This prospect is at an elevation of about 1,600 feet on the east, valley wall of Partin Creek, adjacent to lower Eldridge Glacier. It is in the NE1/4 sec. 13, T. 33 N., R. 4 W., Seward Meridian. The location is accurate to within 1/2 mile. It is locality 2 of Csejtey and Miller (1978).|
Geologic descriptionLode claims have been staked in Mesozoic argillite and chert (Csejtey and others, 1978). According to the U.S. Bureau of Mines records (1973), the prospect has been staked for gold, molybdenum, and possibly silver. No other information about the deposit has been made public.
|Geologic map unit||(-149.935480415994, 62.955814153057)|
|Workings or exploration||The first public record of this prospect is in U.S. Bureau of Mines OFR 20-73, which provides few details other than claims were staked for gold, molybdenum, and silver All subsequent reports cite that original report.|
|Indication of production||None|
Additional commentsMAS/MILS number 20760114.
Csejtey, Bela, Jr., and Miller, R.J., 1978, Map and table describing metalliferous and selected nonmetalliferous mineral deposits in the Talkeetna Mountains quadrangle, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 78-558-B, 22 p., 1 sheet, scale 1:250,000.
Csejtey, Bela, Jr., Nelson, W.H., Jones, D.L., Silberling, N.J., Dean, R.M., Morris, M.S., Lanphere, M.A., Smith, J.G., and Silberman, M.L, 1978, Reconnaissance geologic map and geochronology, Talkeetna Mountains quadrangle, northern part of Anchorage quadrangle, and southwest part of Healy quadrangle, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 78-558-A, 60 p., 1 sheet, scale 1:250,000.
Kurtak, J.M., Southworth, D.D., Balen, M.D., and Clautice, K.H., 1991, Mineral investigations in the Valdez Creek Mining District, south-central Alaska: U.S. Bureau of Mines Open-File Report 1-92, 658 p., 2 sheets, scale 1:250,000.
MacKevett, E.M., Jr., and Holloway, C.D., 1977, Map showing metalliferous and selected non-metalliferous mineral deposits in the eastern part of southern Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 77-169-A, 99 p., 1 sheet, scale 1:1,000,000.
Singer, D.A., Csejtey, Bela, Jr., and Miller, R.J., 1978, Map and discussion of the metalliferous and selected non-metalliferous mineral resources of the Talkeetna Mountains quadrangle, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-file Report 78-558-Q, 33 p., 1 sheet, scale 1:250,000.
U.S. Bureau of Mines, 1973, Alaska 1:250,000-scale quadrangle map overlays showing mineral deposit locations, principal minerals, and number and type of claims: U.S. Bureau of Mines Open-File Report 20-73, 95 overlays (updated in 1986, 1987).
|Reporters||J. Riehle (U.S. Geological Survey)|
|Last report date||9/30/2002|