Chistochina Glacier

Past Producer in Alaska, United States with commodities Gold, Nickel, PGE, Zinc

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10161193
MRDS ID M045388
MAS/MILS ID 0020680130
Record type Site
Current site name Chistochina Glacier
Related records 10038107

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Claim
Geographic coordinates: -144.86989, 63.20548 (WGS84)
Elevation 1524
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 020 S 015 E 04 SE Alaska


Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Nickel Tertiary
PGE Tertiary
Zinc Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Claim (1) -144.86989, 63.20548

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 1927

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category BLM Administrative Area

Production statistics

  • Year 1927
    Description 12 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 373g

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020680130
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS M045388 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 068-179

  • Deposit

    GR28 p. 26

  • Deposit


  • Deposit

    B1374 p. 28

  • Deposit

    OF77-169A p. 40

  • Deposit

    OF79-238 p. 18

  • Deposit

    OF82-719 p. 7, No. 155

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit USGS CRIB A002136

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 25-JUL-1991 Mjn U.S. Bureau of Mines