Lucky Gulch

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10038089
MRDS ID M045366
Record type Site
Current site name Lucky Gulch

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -141.56943, 64.94978 (WGS84)
Relative position ON SEVENTY MILE RIVER 17 MI W. OF CAN. BORDER
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Platinum Secondary

Nearby scientific data

(1) -141.56943, 64.94978

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No
Production years 1912, 1926, 1937, 1939

Mining district

District name Eagle District

Land status

Ownership category BLM Administrative Area

Workings at the site

  • Type of workings Surface
    Overall length 3218.6M

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS M045366

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    ELLSWORTH AND DAVENPORT, 1913, P. 219 (B542)

  • Deposit

    SMITH, P. S., 1929, P. 23 (B797)

  • Deposit

    MERTIE, 1938A, P. 198 (B897-C)

  • Deposit

    SMITH, P. S., 1939A, P. 57 (B910-A)

  • Deposit

    5) SMITH, P. S., 1939B, P. 56 (B917-A)

  • Deposit

    6) SMITH, P. S., 1941, P. 54 (B926-A)

  • Deposit

    7) MERTIE, 1942, P. 250 (B917-D)

  • Deposit

    8) JOESTING, 1942, P. 20 (TDM 1)

  • Deposit

    9) COBB, 1972, P. 69 (OF 508)

  • Deposit

    10) COBB, 1972 (MF 393)

Reporter information

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