Ruby Creek

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10112144
MRDS ID A012638
MAS/MILS ID 0020530148
Record type Site
Current site name Ruby Creek
Alternate or previous names Ruby Dredging Company, Morgan Barrow, Barrow Morgan, Discovery Nos. 1-14, Iowa Creek, Mud Creek, Dog Creek, Casadepaga River, Ruby Creek 1-14
Related records 10100977

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Claim
Geographic coordinates: -164.30969, 64.79651 (WGS84)
Elevation 122
Location accuracy 100(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Kateel River 008 S 028 W 15 C SENE Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Silver Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Claim (1) -164.30969, 64.79651

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Placer
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category State

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner R. V. Mccarty
    Home office Alaska
    Year 1985
  • Type Operator
    Owner Macklin Placer Miners
    Home office Alaska
    Year 1985

Production statistics

  • Year 1907
    Description Production Reported 546 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 17270g/mt
  • Year 1907
    Description 27 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Trace Silver Silver 854g/mt
  • Year 1922
    Description 200 Yards Processed. 18 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 569g/mt
  • Year 1925
    Description 24 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 759g/mt

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020530148
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A012638 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 053-134

  • Deposit

    SP4 pp. 107, 109-110

  • Deposit

    B284n p. 137

  • Deposit

    B314j p. 154

  • Deposit

    B328 pp. 260, 266

  • Deposit

    B345m p. 225

  • Deposit

    B433 pp. 156, 199-201

  • Deposit

    B836a p. 48

  • Deposit

    B844A pp. 48, 55

  • Deposit

    B857A pp. 45, 51

  • Deposit

    B868A p. 52

  • Deposit

    MF445

  • Deposit

    OF508 p. 39

  • Deposit

    B1374 pp. 66, 68

  • Deposit

    OF75-2

  • Deposit

    OF78-181 p. 137

  • Deposit

    AK MINE LICENSE-1985 No. 030

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 02-JUN-1988 Sbh U.S. Bureau of Mines