Unnamed (on upper Roaring Creek)

Prospect, Inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Cu
Other commodities Au

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale TK
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale B-2
Latitude 62.2759
Longitude -147.9733
Nearby scientific data Find additional scientific data near this location
Location and accuracy This prospect is at an elevation of about 6,000 feet on the north, valley wall of upper Roaring Creek, about 0.6 mile west-southwest of elevation 6305. The prospect is in the NE1/4 sec. 9, T. 25 N., R. 8 E., Seward Meridian. The location is accurate to within 1/2 mile. This is locality 38 of MacKevett and Holloway (1977).

Geologic setting

Geologic description

The prospect, which was staked for gold and copper, is reportedly a mineralized vein in Jurassic granite (U.S. Bureau of Mines, 1973). It may be genetically related to the prospects at TK098 and TK099.
Geologic map unit (-147.975492259588, 62.2754225553842)
Mineral deposit model Polymetallic vein or Porphyry Cu-Au? (Cox and Singer, 1986; model 22c or 20c?)
Mineral deposit model number 22c or 20c?

Production and reserves

Workings or exploration Work is limited to surface examinations.
Indication of production None