Steamboat Creek Mine

Past Producer in Alaska, United States with commodities Antimony, Gold, Lead, Silver, Tungsten

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10185001
MRDS ID A015508
MAS/MILS ID 0020490025
Record type Site
Current site name Steamboat Creek Mine
Alternate or previous names Steamboat Creek Prospect, Nightingale, Rowley Schummeff
Related records 10002998

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Claim
Geographic coordinates: -147.53075, 65.01497 (WGS84)
Elevation 396
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
Fairbanks 002 N 001 E 10 NWNESW Alaska


Commodity Importance
Antimony Tertiary
Gold Tertiary
Lead Tertiary
Silver Primary
Tungsten Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Claim (1) -147.53075, 65.01497

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Surface
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No
Discovery year 1980

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category State

Ownership information

  • Type Owner-Operator
    Owner Lynn Langfield
    ID 5000546
    Home office Alaska
    Year 1975
  • Type Owner-Operator
    Owner James Lundgren
    ID 5000546
    Home office Alaska
    Year 1975
  • Type Operator
    Owner Ken Vetter And Bill Weber
    ID 5000546
    Home office Alaska
    Year 1976
  • Type Owner
    Owner Donald R. Rowley
    ID 5000546
    Home office Alaska
    Year 1983
  • Type Operator
    Owner Bill Denton Mining
    ID 5000546
    Year 1981
  • Type Operator
    Owner Mohawk Oil And Gas Inc.
    ID 5000546
    Home office Alaska
    Year 1983

Comments on the ownership information


Comments on the production information

  • USGS CRIB A001829. USGS CRIB A001869. 22,840 POUNDS ORE AT 106 OZ/TON AG, 49% PB SHIPPED 1963.

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020490025
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A015508 MAS references MRDS
Mine Safety and Health Administration MSHA MSHA 5000546

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 049-196

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 049-197

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 049-301

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 049-314

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 049-352

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 049-433

  • Deposit

    B525b p. 198

  • Deposit

    B542i p. 184

  • Deposit

    OF42 p. 26

  • Deposit

    P625D p. 13

  • Deposit


  • Deposit

    AMR 81-82

Reporter information

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