Young Placer

Prospect in Alaska, United States with commodity Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10160875
MAS/MILS ID 0021140124
Record type Site
Current site name Young Placer
Alternate or previous names Lost Chichagoff, Lost Chichagoff Placer, Chichagoff Mine Placer

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Claim
Geographic coordinates: -136.09642, 57.66361 (WGS84)
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
Copper River 048 S 057 E 36 N2NESE Alaska


Commodity Importance
Gold Primary

Nearby scientific data

Claim (1) -136.09642, 57.66361

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Placer
Development status Prospect
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Patented
Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category Private

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner Chichagoff Mining Co.
    Home office Alaska
    Year 1976
  • Type Owner-Operator
    Owner Joe Lynch, Don Able And Olav Lillegraven
    Home office Alaska
    Year 1976

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0021140124

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 114-064

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 114-140

Reporter information

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