Amy Creek-Fanny Gulch

Past Producer in Alaska, United States with commodities Antimony, Chromium, Gold, Silver

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10136481
MRDS ID A015487
MAS/MILS ID 0020490069
Record type Site
Current site name Amy Creek-Fanny Gulch
Alternate or previous names Luckman and Company, Luckman and West, Stadelman, Wall, California Bench-The Big Muck, Luther Hess-Leora Bench, Zuber-Parker-War-Mutual-O. K., Fiske Bros. and Wickstrom, Kinny-Union-Bessie-Up-Grade Bench
Related records 10002984

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -148.43364, 65.54407 (WGS84)
Elevation 335
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 N 004 W Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Antimony Tertiary
Chromium Tertiary
Gold Primary
Silver Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -148.43364, 65.54407

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 1917

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Patented
Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Ownership information

  • Type Owner-Operator
    Owner Larry Nelson
    Home office Alaska
    Year 1979

Production statistics

  • Year 1917
    Description 9,166 Yards Processed. 1858 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 57,790g
  • Year 1917
    Description 329 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Trace Silver Silver 10,233g
  • Year 1918
    Description 3,240 Yards Processed. 1399 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 43,514g
  • Year 1918
    Description 116 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Trace Silver Silver 3,608g
  • Year 1920
    Description 1,222 Yards Processed. 161 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 5,008g
  • Year 1921
    Description 5,217 Yards Processed. 948 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 29,486g
  • Year 1922
    Description 8,666 Yards Processed. 2488 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 77,385g
  • Year 1923
    Description 9,851 Yards Processed. 2253 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 70,076g
  • Year 1924
    Description 556 Yards Processed. 1449 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 45,069g
  • Year 1930
    Description 106 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 3,297g
  • Year 1933
    Description 136 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 4,230g
  • Year 1934
    Description 6,850 Yards Processed. 514 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 15,987g
  • Year 1934
    Description 80 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Trace Silver Silver 2,488g
  • Year 1935
    Description 144 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 4,479g
  • Year 1936
    Description 89 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 2,768g
  • Year 1946
    Description 682 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 21,213g
  • Year 1946
    Description 65 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Trace Silver Silver 2,022g
  • Year 1947
    Description 559 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 17,387g
  • Year 1947
    Description 54 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Trace Silver Silver 1,680g
  • Year 1949
    Description 319 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 9,922g
  • Year 1949
    Description 30 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Trace Silver Silver 933g
  • Year 1950
    Description 285 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 8,864g
  • Year 1950
    Description 28 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Trace Silver Silver 871g

Comments on the production information

  • PRODUCTION PRIOR TO 1970: 14,803 OZ AU, 1324 OZ AG (USBM FILES) M.S. 1626 ISSUED 1934 ON AMY CREEK CLAIM, PAT # 1073688. M.S. 2033 ISSUED 1946 ON AMY CREEK CLAIM, PAT # 1120419.

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020490069
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A015487 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 049-029

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    ALASKA KARDEX 049-053

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    ALASKA KARDEX 049-087

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    ALASKA KARDEX 049-095

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    ALASKA KARDEX 049-105

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    ALASKA KARDEX 049-150

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    ALASKA KARDEX 049-275

  • Deposit

    BMB153 p. 52

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    B662j pp. 268-269

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    OF81-1342A p. 2

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    OF82-719 p. 5, No. 86

Reporter information

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