|Current site name||Unnamed (upper Granite Creek)|
|Geographic coordinates:||-144.08264, 62.89968 (WGS84)|
|Relative position||The prospect is at an elevation of about 5,000 feet in a major west-flowing tributary to upper Granite Creek . It is listed as an unnamed prospect by Cobb (1979 [OF 79-1247]). The prospect is near the creek and approximately on the boundary between sections 15 and 16, T. 13 N., R. 7 E., Copper River Meridian. It was listed as locality 9 by both Richter and Matson (1972) and MacKevett and Holloway (1977).|
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|Materials||Type of material|
|USGS model code||22c|
|Deposit model name||Polymetallic veins|
|Mark3 model number||46|
|Agency||Database name||Acronym||Record ID||Notes|
|USGS||Alaska Resource Data File||ARDF||GU037|
Richter, D.H., and Matson, N.A., 1968, Distribution of gold and some base metals in the Slana area, eastern Alaska Range, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 593, 20 p.
Richter, D.H., Lanphere, M.A., and Matson, N. A., Jr., 1975, Granite plutonism and metamorphism, Eastern Alaska Range, Alaska: Geological Society of American Bulletin, v. 86, p. 819-820.
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.
Cobb, E.H., 1979, Summary of references to mineral occurrences (other than mineral fuels and construction materials) in the Gulkana quadrangle, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 79-1247, 36 p.
WGM Inc., 1980, 1979 Summary report of gold potential, Slana District, Ahtna project: WGM Inc., 10 p., 1:63,360-scale map. (Report held by Ahtna Mineral Co., Anchorage, Alaska).
Richter, D.H., and Matson, N.A., Jr., 1972, Metallic mineral resources map of the Gulkana quadrangle, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-419, 1 sheet, scale 1:250,000.
|Subject category||Comment text|
|Deposit||Model Name = Porphyry Cu-Mo(?) (Cox and Singer, 1986; model 21a)|
|Deposit||Other Comments = Additional information can be obtained from Ahtna Minerals in Anchorage, Alaska.|
|Reporter||05-DEC-00||W.T. Ellis||Alaska Earth Sciences|
|Reporter||05-DEC-00||Hawley, C.C.||Hawley Resource Group|
|Reporter||05-DEC-00||W.J. Nokleberg||U.S. Geological Survey|