Prospect Creek, Alaska
Prospect Creek is a very small settlement approximately 180 miles north of present day Fairbanks
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 and 25 miles southeast of present day Bettles, Alaska. Years ago it was home to numerous mining expeditions and the camp for the building of the Alaskan pipeline. Today, it is mostly desolate with little activity since the completion of the Trans-Alaska Pipeline in 1977.
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