Twenty-Two Gulch Placer

Past Producer in Alaska, United States with commodities Gold, Lead

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10000655
MRDS ID A011278
Record type Site
Current site name Twenty-Two Gulch Placer
Alternate or previous names Twenty-Two Pup, Wickersham Creek
Related records 10136691

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -150.88845, 63.57568 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
015S;016S 017W;017W 32;5 Alaska

Comments on the location information

  • LOCATION GIVEN IS INTERSECTION OF TWENTY-TWO GULCH AND GLACIER CREEK LAND STATUS VALUE CALCULATED 6-94 USING GIS OVERLAY ANALYSIS WITH BLM 1:2,500,000 SCALE OWNERSHIP STATUS MAP (1991).

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Lead Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Galena Ore
Gold Ore

Nearby scientific data

(1) -150.88845, 63.57568

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mining district

District name Kantishna

Land status

Ownership category National Park

Comments on the production information

  • TOTAL PRODUCTION LESS THAN 1000 OZ

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A011278

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL 722, P. 52

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL 849-F, P. 371

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL 933-A, P. 49

  • Deposit

    USGS OFR 77-168B, P. 37

  • Deposit

    USGS OFR 77-169A, P. 47 LOC. 54

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit THIS SITE NAME WAS CREATED BY THE REPORTER OR OTHER USGS EMPLOYEE BASED ON PROXIMITY TO SOME MAJOR GEOGRAPHIC FEATURE.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-NOV-1984 Leonard, Kenneth R. (Elliott, R. L.) U.S. Geological Survey