Friday Creek

Prospect, Undetermined

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Au; Fe; Pt

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale TY
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale C-5
Latitude 61.69
Longitude -151.5
Nearby scientific data Find additional scientific data near this location
Location and accuracy MacKevett and Holloway (1977, locality 17) show this placer prospect in Friday Creek just above the confluence with the Talachulitna River in T. 19 N., R. 13 W., Section 30 (U.S. Bureau of Mines, 1973, locality 47). Location is approximate to within one mile.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

Beyond the location of the placer prospect (MacKevett and Holloway, 1977) and the commodities listed in the 1973 U.S. Bureau of Mines report, there is no other information published on this site.
Geologic map unit (-151.502183479284, 61.6894428443043)
Mineral deposit model Placer gold (Cox and Singer, 1986; model 39a)
Mineral deposit model number 39a
Age of mineralization Quaternary

Production and reserves

Workings or exploration Beyond the location of the placer prospect (MacKevett and Holloway, 1977) and the commodities listed in the 1973 U.S. Bureau of Mines report, there is no other information published on this site.
Indication of production Undetermined

Additional comments

No descriptive information is published on this prospect.

References

MRDS Number A106252

References

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 Madelyn A. Millholland (Anchorage)
Last report date 6/1/1998