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File Created: 29-Sep-86 by Larry Jones(LDJ)
Last Edit:  01-Jan-01 by BC Geological Survey (BCGS)

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Name FIDDLER CREEK Mining Division Omineca
BCGS Map 103I088
Status Past Producer NTS Map 103I16W
Latitude 54º 50' 29" N UTM 09 (NAD 83)
Longitude 128º 27' 06" W Northing 6077279
Easting 535214
Commodities Gold Deposit Types C01 : Surficial placers
Tectonic Belt Intermontane Terrane Bowser Lake
Capsule Geology

The area is underlain by argillites of the Jurassic to Cretaceous Bowser Lake Group. Auriferous quartz veins are probable sources for placer gold along Fiddler Creek.

Bibliography
EMPR AR 1927-65
EMPR BULL 28, pp. 43,44
EMPR MAP 8; 69-1
GSC MAP 11-1956; 278A; 1136A; 1385A
GSC MEM 329, pp. 69,71
GSC SUM RPT 1923A, p. 42

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