Fortyfive Pup

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10135707
MRDS ID A015150
MAS/MILS ID 0020600004
Record type Site
Current site name Fortyfive Pup
Alternate or previous names Fortyfive Gulch, Fortyfive Pass
Related records 10107541

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -142.0777, 64.19865 (WGS84)
Elevation 716
Location accuracy 500(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Fairbanks 008 S 029 E 30 NENWNW Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Silver Tertiary
Tin Tertiary
Tungsten Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -142.0777, 64.19865

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 1924

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category Federal

Ownership information

  • Type Owner-Operator
    Owner Russell Hammond
    ID 5001116
    Interest 100
    Home office Alaska
    Year 1979
  • Type Owner-Operator
    Owner Fred J. Hapeman
    ID 5001116
    Home office Alaska
    Year 1979

Production statistics

  • Year 1924
    Description 19 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 591g

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020600004
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A015150 MAS references MRDS
Mine Safety and Health Administration MSHA MSHA 5001116

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    GEOL. AND GEOPHYS. SURV. SPEC. REP. 48, 1994, P. 29.

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit MSHA MID 5000282 USGS CRIB D002688 PRODUCTION PRIOR TO 1971: 477 OZ AU, 44 OZ AG (USBM AFOC FILES). HAMMOND AND CREW USING DOZER AND SLUICE. HAPEMAN ALSO SLUICING (CARNES, 1975). WORKED 18,00 SQ.FT. (1,675 SQ.M.) BEDROCK IN 2 CUTS (SR 48).

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 28-APR-1995 Dwb U.S. Bureau of Mines