Marten Creek

Past Producer in Alaska, United States with commodity Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10160137
MRDS ID A002277
MAS/MILS ID 0020660006
Record type Site
Current site name Marten Creek
Alternate or previous names Martin Creek

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Claim
Geographic coordinates: -150.43821, 63.82288 (WGS84)
Elevation 579
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
Fairbanks 013 S 015 W 04 N2 Alaska


Commodity Importance
Gold Primary

Nearby scientific data

Claim (1) -150.43821, 63.82288

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Placer
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No
Year of first production 1929

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category Federal

Production statistics

  • Year 1929
    Description 2 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 62g

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020660006
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A002277 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 066-066

  • Deposit

    B824a p. 40

  • Deposit

    B910A p. 58

  • Deposit


Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 18-JUL-1988 Mjn U.S. Bureau of Mines