Bear Creek

Past Producer in Alaska, United States with commodity Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10112208
MRDS ID A015613
MAS/MILS ID 0020270007
Record type Site
Current site name Bear Creek
Alternate or previous names The Clifton Jackson's Claim 1-4, E.G. Wood, Alex Haralem, Bear Creek Claim, Jimmy Russell, No. 8 Above Stake Asssociation, Jimmy Russell's Claim
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Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Claim
Geographic coordinates: -160.28684, 67.15277 (WGS84)
Elevation 198
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 020 N 007 W 07 SWNENW Alaska


Commodity Importance
Gold Primary

Nearby scientific data

Claim (1) -160.28684, 67.15277

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 1926

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category Federal

Production statistics

  • Year 1926
    Description 400 Yards Processed. 3 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 95g/mt

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020270007
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A015613 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 027-013

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 027-031

  • Deposit


  • Deposit

    MR27-1 p. 23

  • Deposit

    B868A p. 55

  • Deposit


Reporter information

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