Red Head No. 1

Prospect in Alaska, United States with commodity Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10160966
MAS/MILS ID 0020960012
Record type Site
Current site name Red Head No. 1
Alternate or previous names Beach King Assn.

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -146.46062, 60.68629 (WGS84)
Elevation 3
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
Copper River 014 S 007 W 04 NESWNE Alaska


Commodity Importance
Gold Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Gold Unknown

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -146.46062, 60.68629

Ore body information

  • Field Value
    MAS Matrix # 1
    MAS Column # 1
    Type of Orebody #1 PLACER
    Shape of Orebody #1 IRREGULAR
    Primary mode of Origin SEDIMENTATION
    Secondary mode of Origin RESIDUAL CONCENT
    Primary Ore Control BEDDING
    Degree of Wallrock Alter. NONE
    Type of Wallrock Alter. #1 UNKNOWN
    Date of Last Modification 881220

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 Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category National Forest

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner C. R. Bilderback And A. W. Hensley
    Interest 100
    Home office Alaska
    Year 1964
  • Type Owner
    Owner Hensley, A. W.
    Interest 100
    Home office Alaska
    Year 1966
  • Type Owner
    Owner King, Joe
    Interest 100
    Home office Alaska
    Year 1966

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020960012

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 096-102

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 096-104

  • Deposit

    OF81-1326 33 pp.

  • Deposit

    MLA62-82 24 pp.

  • Deposit


  • Deposit

    MLA5-84 218 pp., (Locality P-18).

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 20-DEC-1988 Wlg U.S. Bureau of Mines