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File Created: 16-Jan-03 by George Owsiacki(GO)
Last Edit:  16-Jan-03 by George Owsiacki(GO)

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Name LANES CREEK Mining Division Kamloops
BCGS Map 092I089
Status Past Producer NTS Map 092I15W
Latitude 50º 51' 03" N UTM 10 (NAD 83)
Longitude 120º 19' 11" W Northing 5636660
Easting 688663
Commodities Gold Deposit Types C01 : Surficial placers
Tectonic Belt Intermontane Terrane Quesnel
Capsule Geology

Lanes Creek flows southeasterly into the North Thompson River, about 20 kilometres north of Kamloops. Bedrock geology is believed to be metavolcanics and/or metasediments of the Carboniferous to Triassic Nicola and/or Harper Ranch groups.

Placer gold production has been recorded from Lanes Creek between 1936-40 and totals 124 grams.

Bibliography
EMPR BULL *28, p. 39
GSC OF 165; 980; 2490
GSC MAP 886A; 887A; 9-1963; 1394A; 42-1989
GSC MEM 249
GSC P 44-20; 82-1A, pp. 293-297; 85-1A, pp. 349-358

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