Checkerboard

Prospect in Alaska, United States with commodity Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10112389
MAS/MILS ID 0021140067
Record type Site
Current site name Checkerboard
Alternate or previous names Lucky Boy, Aven Quartz

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Claim
Geographic coordinates: -136.01032, 57.60531 (WGS84)
Elevation 30
Location accuracy 1000(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Copper River 049 S 059 E 19 NWNESW Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary

Nearby scientific data

Claim (1) -136.01032, 57.60531

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Prospect
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category National Wilderness

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0021140067

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    BM UNPB

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit 5 CLAIMS 1928. CLAIMS LAPSED. RESTAKED AS 4 CLAIMS 1947. NO ACTIVITY SINCE. INACTIVE 1976. LOCATED IN SITKA GRAYWACKE. ASSUME AU LODE AS MANY IN SITKA GRAYWACKE IN VICINITY. REED & COATS, 1941, PLATE 3 (B929) GEOLOGIC MPA.

Reporter information

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