Bear Gulch

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10038087
MRDS ID M045364
Record type Site
Current site name Bear Gulch

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -161.33664, 65.34939 (WGS84)
Relative position 45 MI SE OF CANDLE
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska


Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Platinum Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Chromite Ore
Garnet Ore
Hematite Ore
Ilmenite Ore
Magnetite Ore
Spinel Ore

Nearby scientific data

(1) -161.33664, 65.34939

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mining district

District name Koyuk District

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS M045364

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    HARRINGTON, 1919C, P. 395 (B692)

  • Deposit

    GAULT AND OTHERS, 1953, P. 3-4, 8 (C250)

  • Deposit

    COBB, 1972, P. 46 (OF 508)

  • Deposit

    COBB, 1972 (MF389)

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-MAR-1975 Blair, Will N. U.S. Geological Survey