Little Basin

Past Producer in Alaska, United States with commodity Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10112941
MAS/MILS ID 0021120202
Record type Site
Current site name Little Basin

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -134.35341, 58.31145 (WGS84)
Elevation 350
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
Copper River 041 S 068 E 18 NESWSE Alaska


Commodity Importance
Gold Primary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -134.35341, 58.31145

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category Private

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0021120202

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    B287 p. 82.

  • Deposit

    REDMAN NEWSPAPER 1987pp. 23,65

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit 1881 discovered. 1881-8 small scale placer mining. 1888-9 drove several hundred foot placer tunnel. 1889 larger scale mining, produced about 2,400 oz of gold.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 17-FEB-1988 Cwm U.S. Bureau of Mines