|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||VA|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||A-7|
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|Location and accuracy||This prospect is located near old Fort Liscum, directly south of Valdez; it is now the site of the oil terminal at the south end of the trans-Alaska oil pipeline. This is locality 87 of Winkler and others (1981 [OFR 80-892-B]).|
Geologic descriptionPlacer gold claims were staked in this area in 1971 and were active at least to 1973 (U.S. Bureau of Mines, 1980; Winkler and others, 1981 [OFR 80-892-B]). This locality is now part of the terminus facilities of the trans-Alaska oil pipeline.
|Geologic map unit||(-146.372217937433, 61.0814745549147)|
|Mineral deposit model||Placer Au (Cox and Singer, 1986; model 39a)|
|Mineral deposit model number||39a|
|Age of mineralization||Holocene.|
|Workings or exploration||Some placer exploration may have been conducted here.|
|Indication of production||Undetermined|
U.S. Bureau of Mines, 1980, Valdez 1:250,000 quadrangle map overlay showing mineral deposit locations, principal minerals, and number and type of claims: U.S. Bureau of Mines Open-File Report, August 1980.
|Reporters||Travis L. Hudson|
|Last report date||12/14/2001|