Lindblom Creek Placer

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10002047
MRDS ID A012896
Record type Site
Current site name Lindblom Creek Placer
Related records 10112248

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -165.4505, 64.62011 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 2000(meters)
Relative position TRIB. OF SNAKE RIVER.
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Comments on the location information

  • USGS MF-463, LOC. 97. 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
Tungsten Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Gold Ore
Scheelite Ore

Nearby scientific data

(1) -165.4505, 64.62011

Comments on the geologic information

  • QUARTZ VEINS CARRYING SCHEELITE REPORTED.

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No
Year of last production 1903

Comments on development

  • MINOR PRODUCTION FROM ONE CLAIM IN 1903.

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A012896

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS BULLETIN 328, P. 196.

  • Deposit

    USGS BULLETIN 533, P. 86-87.

  • Deposit

    USGS OFR 17, P. 6.

  • Deposit

    TDM PAM 5-R, P. 42-43.

  • Deposit

    USBM RI 4174, P. 33-34.

  • Deposit

    USGS OFR 77-796-B, P. 29, LOC. 377.

  • Other Database

    BAG-MF-463-97

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit SMALL AMOUNTS OF PLACER AU AND SCHEELITE IN GULCH 25 FT WIDE AND 4-5 FT DEEP; WIDENS DOWNSTREAM IN VALLEY OF SNAKE RIVER.
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-MAY-87 Leonard, Kenneth R. (Huber, Donald F.) U.S. Geological Survey