Bedrock Creek

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Tungsten, REE, Copper

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10009604
MRDS ID D002679
Record type Site
Current site name Bedrock Creek

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -145.1196, 65.49973 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Tungsten Primary
REE Primary
Copper Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Malachite Ore
Monazite Ore
Scheelite Ore

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Metamorphic Rock > Schist

Nearby scientific data

(1) -145.1196, 65.49973

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 D002679

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

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

  • Deposit

    NELSON, A. E., WEST, W. S., AND MATZKO, J. J., 1954, RECONNAISSANCE FOR RADIOACTIVE DEPOSITS IN EASTERN ALASKA, 1952: USGS CIRC. 348, 21 P.

  • Deposit

    COBB, EDWARD H., 1972, METALLIC MINERAL RESOURCES MAP OF THE CIRCLE QUADRANGLE, ALASKA: USGS MISC. FIELD STUDIES MAP, MF-391.

  • Deposit

    COBB, EDWARD H., 1976, SUMMARY OF REFERENCES TO MINERAL OCCURRENCES (OTHER THAN MINERAL FUELS AND CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS) IN THE CIRCLE QUADRANGLE, ALASKA: USGS OPEN FILE REPT. 76-633.

Reporter information

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