Bear Creek

Past Producer in Alaska, United States with commodity Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10184885
MRDS ID A002415
MAS/MILS ID 0020520161
Record type Site
Current site name Bear Creek

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Claim
Geographic coordinates: -165.34827, 64.56318 (WGS84)
Elevation 137
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 033 W 06 Alaska


Commodity Importance
Gold Primary

Nearby scientific data

Claim (1) -165.34827, 64.56318

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 1955

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category BLM Administrative Area

Production statistics

  • Year 1955
    Description 1 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 31g

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020520161
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A002415 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 052-030

  • Deposit

    B712h p. 189

  • Deposit


Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 25-AUG-1986 Mirl-Rdc U.S. Bureau of Mines