Willow Creek

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Tungsten, Gold, Tin

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10009593
MRDS ID D002661
Record type Site
Current site name Willow Creek
Related records 10184699

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -147.45296, 65.06635 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Tungsten Primary
Gold Primary
Tin Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Cassiterite Ore
Gold Ore
Scheelite Ore

Nearby scientific data

(1) -147.45296, 65.06635

Comments on the geologic information

  • HR.AGE.MV: BEDROCK IS SCHIST

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS D002661

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    COBB, EDWARD H., 1975, TUNGSTEN OCCURRENCES IN ALASKA, USGS MAP, MR-66.

  • Deposit

    JOESTING, H. R., 1943, SUPPLEMENT TO PAMPHLET NO. 1 - STRATEGIC MINERAL OCCURRENCES IN INTERIOR ALASKA: ALASKA DEPT. MINES PAMPHLET 2, 28 P.

  • Deposit

    COBB, EDWARD H., 1972, METALLIC MINERAL RESOURCES MAP OF THE LIVENGOOD QUADRANGLE, ALASKA: USGS MISC. FIELD STUDIES MAP, MF-413.

  • Deposit

    COBB, EDWARD H., 1976, SUMMARY OF REFERENCES TO MINERAL OCCURRENCES (OTHER THAN MINERAL FUELS AND CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS) IN THE LIVENGOOD QUADRANGLE, ALASKA: USGS OPEN FILE REPT. 76-819.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-APR-1977 Elliott, James E. U.S. Geological Survey