Pittsburg

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodity Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10160409
MAS/MILS ID 0020660083
Record type Site
Current site name Pittsburg
Alternate or previous names East Gold King

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -150.90039, 63.54707 (WGS84)
Elevation 1113
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
Fairbanks 016 S 017 W 07 SENWNW Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Gold Unknown

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -150.90039, 63.54707

Ore body information

  • Strike N75E
    Dip 90N
    Width 2M
    Field Value
    MAS Column # 1
    Type of Orebody #1 FISSURE VEIN
    Shape of Orebody #1 LENTICULAR
    Primary mode of Origin HYDROTHERMAL
    Primary Ore Control FAULTING
    Degree of Wallrock Alter. UNKNOWN
    Type of Wallrock Alter. #1 UNKNOWN
    Strike And Dip N75E
    Date of Last Modification 890725

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category National Park

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner Erwin, Guy
    Interest 100
    Home office Alaska
    Year 1983

Comments on the workings information

  • Workings consist of several pits

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020660083

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 006-017

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 066-134

  • Deposit

    MR66-0 pp. 1-29

  • Deposit

    B849F pp. 335-379

  • Deposit

    BMOF129-84 Locality # 41

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 25-JUL-1989 Mpm U.S. Bureau of Mines