|Current site name||Unnamed (in Snowshoe Gulch)|
|Geographic coordinates:||-165.69119, 64.70778 (WGS84)|
|Relative position||Snowshoe Gulch is an east tributary to Cripple River; the mouth of the Snowshoe Gulch stream is 1.3 miles upstream from where the Nome-Teller road crosses Cripple River. The location is of one claim located in 1977 and reported as Kardex site Kx 52-330 (Alaska Division of Geological and Geophysical Surveys, 1982). The claim is at an elevation of about 500 feet on Snowshoe Gulch; its location is approximate.|
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|Materials||Type of material|
|USGS model code||39a|
|BC deposit profile||C01. C02|
|Deposit model name||Placer Au-PGE|
|Mark3 model number||54|
|Agency||Database name||Acronym||Record ID||Notes|
|USGS||Alaska Resource Data File||ARDF||NM136|
Alaska Division of Geological and Geophysical Surveys, 1982, Mining claim location maps -- Nome quadrangle: Alaska Division of Geological and Geophysical Surveys, 8 p., 3 sheets, scales 1:63,360 and 1:250,000.
Bundtzen, T.K., Reger, R.D., Laird, G.M., Pinney, D.S., Clautice, K.H., Liss, S.A., and Cruse, G.R., 1994, Progress report on the geology and mineral resources of the Nome mining district: Alaska Division of Geological and Geophysical Surveys, Public Data-File 94-39, 21 p., 2 sheets, scale 1:63,360.
|Subject category||Comment text|
|Deposit||Model Name = Alluvial placer Au (Cox and Singer, 1986; model 39a).|
|Reporter||12-MAR-00||Hawley, C.C. and Hudson, Travis L.||Hawley Resource Group|