Information About

Livengood Creek

Quick Facts

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Location

65 ° 28' 29" N,
148 ° 34' 9" W

Region

Yukon-Koyukuk (CA)

Elevation

449 ft (136.86 m)

Uses

Livengood Creek in Detail.

About

flows SW to Tolovana River, 5 mi. SW of Livengood, Yukon-Tanana High.

History

Named by prospectors for Jay Livengood, who, with N. R. Hudson, discovered gold on July 24, 1914, on the banks of this creek. The name was reported in 1915 by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) (Brooks and others, 1916, pl. 9).