Jess Creek

Past Producer in Alaska, United States with commodity Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10184592
MRDS ID A002479
MAS/MILS ID 0020520066
Record type Site
Current site name Jess Creek

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Claim
Geographic coordinates: -165.70327, 64.54368 (WGS84)
Elevation 9
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
Kateel River 011 S 035 W 17 Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary

Nearby scientific data

Claim (1) -165.70327, 64.54368

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 1918

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim
Type of mineral rights Patented

Land status

Ownership category BLM Administrative Area

Production statistics

  • Year 1918
    Description 74 Yards Processed. 19 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 591g
  • Year 1918
    Description 2 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Silver Silver 62g
  • Year 1921
    Description 6,500 Yards Processed. 205 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 6,376g
  • Year 1922
    Description 500 Yards Processed. 48 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 1,493g

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020520066
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A002479 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    B284n pp. 133-134

  • Deposit

    B622r p. 370

  • Deposit

    B712h p. 189

  • Deposit

    MF463

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit M.S. 1319 (PAT. NO. 946750) (26 CLAIMS). M.S. 1842 (PAT. NO. 1037355) (8 CLAIMS).

Reporter information

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