Schaefer

Past Producer in Alaska, United States with commodity Mercury

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10112696
MRDS ID A013452
MAS/MILS ID 0020920001
Record type Site
Current site name Schaefer
Alternate or previous names Cinnabar Creek, Cinnabar Run, Cinnabar Gulch
Related records 10002512

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -158.85699, 60.79654 (WGS84)
Elevation 373
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
Seward 008 N 055 W 12 NENESW Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Mercury Primary

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -158.85699, 60.79654

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Surface-Underground
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 BLM Administrative Area

Ownership information

  • Type Owner-Operator
    Owner N. Schaefer
    Interest 100
    Home office Alaska
    Year 1978

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020920001
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A013452 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 092-001

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 092-007

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 092-011

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 092-018

  • Deposit

    RI4719 pp. 1, 3-4, 9

  • Deposit

    P268 pp. 66, 108, 115

  • Deposit

    IC8131 pp. 2, 8, 39, 41, 44, 57

  • Deposit

    B1187 pp. 35, 40-43

  • Deposit

    IC8252 pp. 31, 40

  • Deposit

    B1246

  • Deposit

    MF371

  • Deposit

    OF77-168D

  • Deposit

    E&MJ 7905 p. 83, No. 183

  • Deposit

    MTA 82 No. D-34

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit ABOUT 100 FLASKS RETORTED (B. 1187 P.35) RUSSEL SCHAEFER OWNED AND OPERATED THIS PROSPECT UNTIL HIS DEATH IN 1960. USGS CRIB A003593

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 25-AUG-1986 Prb U.S. Bureau of Mines