Kokomo Creek

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10111841
MRDS ID A015516
MAS/MILS ID 0020490092
Record type Site
Current site name Kokomo Creek
Alternate or previous names Zimmerman Kokomo Creek, James & Eagan Bros, Graham & Steese, Stander & Sather
Related records 10003004

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -147.14325, 65.11138 (WGS84)
Elevation 396
Location accuracy 500(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Fairbanks 003 N 003 E 04 NESWSE Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Silver Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -147.14325, 65.11138

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Placer
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No
Year of first production 1921

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Production statistics

  • Year 1921
    Description 221 Yards Processed. 21 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 664g/mt
  • Year 1927
    Description 337 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 10660g/mt
  • Year 1927
    Description 43 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Trace Silver Silver 1359g/mt
  • Year 1946
    Description 1 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 32g/mt

Comments on the production information

  • PRODUCTION KOKOMO CREEK PRIOR TO 1946 (USBM FILES-AFOC): 240 OZ AU, 33 OZ AG.

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020490092
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A015516 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 049-251

  • Deposit

    B739a pp. 6, 29

  • Deposit

    B910A p. 48

  • Deposit

    B917A pp. 43, 46

  • Deposit

    B926A pp. 30, 42

  • Deposit

    B933A p. 39

  • Deposit

    GC13 p. 15

  • Deposit

    MF413

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 12-FEB-1988 Mirl U.S. Bureau of Mines