|Current site name||Camp Bird|
|Geographic coordinates:||-148.01195, 64.86666 (WGS84)|
|Relative position||The Camp Bird prospect is on the right limit of Eva Creek at an elevation of about 1,100 feet in the SW1/4 sec. 32, T. 1 N., R. 2 W., Fairbanks Meridian; it is across the creek from the Clipper Mine (FB047) and about 100 feet in elevation above the creek bed (Reed, 1938, p. 10). It is about 1.5 miles north of the town of Ester. The prospect is locality 149 of Chapman and Foster (1969).|
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|Agency||Database name||Acronym||Record ID||Notes|
|USGS||Alaska Resource Data File||ARDF||FB046|
Chapman, R.M., and Foster, R.L., 1969, Lode mines and prospects in the Fairbanks district, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 625-D, 25 p., 1 plate.
Reed, I.M., 1938 (1939), Report on lode mining and development in the year 1938 in the Fairbanks district: Alaska Territorial Department of Mines Miscellaneous Report 194-6, 28 p.
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|Deposit||Model Name = Schist-hosted gold-quartz vein(?)|
|Deposit||Other Comments = In 1938, the property was owned by Patrick McLaughlin and G. B. Stark and was under lease to Bill Stark and Mike Yakopatz (Reed, 1938, p. 10).|
|Reporter||31-JUL-2001||J.R. Guidetti Schaefer and C.J. Freeman||Avalon Development Corporation|