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File Created: 24-Jul-1985 by BC Geological Survey (BCGS)
Last Edit:  05-Sep-1991 by Mary McLean (MM)

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Name MOHA Mining Division Lillooet
BCGS Map 092J090
Status Prospect NTS Map 092J16E
Latitude 050º 51' 35'' UTM 10 (NAD 83)
Longitude 122º 10' 00'' Northing 5634556
Easting 558650
Commodities Gold, Silver Deposit Types I01 : Au-quartz veins
Tectonic Belt Coast Crystalline Terrane Bridge River
Capsule Geology

The Moha prospect is on the southeast side of Bridge River, 0.8 kilometre southeast of the confluence of Yalakom River with Bridge River.

The prospect covers a quartz vein 15 to 38 centimetres wide within fractured andesitic greenstone of the Mississippian to Jurassic Bridge River Complex (Group). The vein contains native gold; no sulphides have been reported. In 1935, 93 grams of gold and 31 grams of silver were recovered from 12 tonnes of vein material (Minister of Mines Annual Report Index 3).

EMPR AR 1913-272; 1936-F63
EMPR FIELDWORK 1974, p. 35; 1985, pp. 303-310; 1986, pp. 23-29; 1987, pp. 93-130; 1988, pp. 105-152; 1989, pp. 45-72; 1990, pp. 75-83
EMPR OF 1987-11; 1988-3; 1989-4; 1990-10
GSC OF 1990-10
GSC SUM RPT *1933, Part A, p. 75