Glacier Creek

Past Producer in Alaska, United States with commodities Tungsten, Antimony, Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10101425
MRDS ID D002585
Record type Site
Current site name Glacier Creek

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -165.43661, 64.63261 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Tungsten Primary
Antimony Primary
Gold Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Gold Ore
Scheelite Ore
Stibnite Ore

Nearby scientific data

(1) -165.43661, 64.63261

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS D002585

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

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

  • Deposit

    ANDERSON, ESKIL, 1947, MINERAL OCCURRENCES OTHER THAN GOLD DEPOSITS IN NORTHWESTERN ALASKA: ALASKA DEPT. MINES PAMPHLET 5-R, 48 P.

  • Deposit

    MERTIE, J. B., JR., 1918, PLACER MINING ON SEWARD PENINSULA; USGS BULL. 662, P 451-458.

  • Deposit

    COBB, EDWARD H., 1972, METALLIC MINERAL RESOURCES MAP OF THE NOME QUADRANGLE, ALASKA: USGS MISC. FIELD STUDIES MAP, MF-463.

Reporter information

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