Cache Creek

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10038118
MRDS ID M045401
Record type Site
Current site name Cache Creek
Alternate or previous names Pineo Bar, Bradley, Cache Creek Dredging Company, Cache Creek Mining Company, Erickson, Gold Placer, Ltd., Morgan, Murray, Murray and Harper, Obermiller and Eaglehorn, Peterson, Taraski, Tesmer and Beidermann, Wetherall, Yenta Dredging Co.

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -150.96112, 62.47454 (WGS84)
Relative position 30 MILES WEST OF TALKEETNA
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Platinum Secondary
Tin Tertiary
Tungsten Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Cassiterite Ore
Garnet Ore
Magnetite Ore
Monazite Ore
Rutile Ore
Scheelite Ore

Nearby scientific data

(1) -150.96112, 62.47454

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No
Production years 1906

Mining district

District name Yentna District

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS M045401

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    BROOKS, 1910, P. 43 (B442)

  • Deposit

    BROOKS, 1911A, P. 167 (P70)

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    BROOKS, 1911B, P. 38 (B480)

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    CAPPS, 1912B, P. 182-187 (B520)

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    5) CAPPS, 1913, P. 54-57 (B534)

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    6) BROOKS, 1914A, P. 65 (B592)

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    7) BROOKS, 1915, P. 49 (B622)

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    8) SMITH, S.S., 1917B, P. 38, 42 (BMB 153)

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    9) BROOKS, 1918, P. 48-49 (B662)

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    10) MARTIN, 1919, P. 32-33 (B692)

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    11) MERTIE, 1919A, P. 243-248 (B692)

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    12) MARTIN, 1920, P. 35 (B712)

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    13) BROOKS, 1921, P. 38 (B714)

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    14) BROOKS AND MARTIN, 1921, P. 78 (B714)

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    15) BROOKS, 1922, P. 42 (B722)

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    16) BROOKS, 1923, P. 9, 26 (B739)

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    17) BROOKS AND CAPPS, 1924, P. 14, 31-32 (B755)

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    18) CAPPS, 1924, P. 129-130 (B755)

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    19) BROOKS, 1925, P. 27, 43 (B773)

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    20) SMITH, P. S., 1926, P. 18 (B783)

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    21) MOFFIT, 1927B, P. 15, 25 (B792)

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    22) SMITH, P. S., 1929, P. 17 (B797)

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    23) SMITH, P. S., 1930A, P. 22 (B810)

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    24) SMITH, P. S., 1930B, P. 25 (B813)

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    25) SMITH, P. S., 1932, P. 29 (B824)

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    26) SMITH, P. S., 1933A, P. 28 (B836)

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    27) SMITH, P. S., 1933B, P. 29 (B844-A)

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    28) SMITH, P. S., 1934A, P. 27 (B857-A)

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    29) SMITH, P. S., 1934B, P. 31, 56 (B864-A)

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    30) SMITH, P.S., 1936, P. 32, 59 (B868-A)

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    31) SMITH, P. S., 1937, P. 29, 36 (B880-A)

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    32) SMITH, P. S., 1938, P. 42-43 (B897-A)

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    33) SMITH, P. S., 1939A, P. 41-42 (B910-A)

  • Deposit

    34) SMITH, P. S., 1939B, P. 39 (B917-A)

  • Deposit

    35) SMITH, P

Reporter information

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