Mills Creek

Past Producer in Alaska, United States with commodity Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10185811
MRDS ID A011588
MAS/MILS ID 0020750027
Record type Site
Current site name Mills Creek
Related records 10107516

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Claim
Geographic coordinates: -151.51389, 62.35453 (WGS84)
Elevation 550
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
Seward 026 N 012 W 09 Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary

Nearby scientific data

Claim (1) -151.51389, 62.35453

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Placer
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No
Year of first production 1923

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category Federal

Production statistics

  • Year 1923
    Description 150 Yards Processed. 14 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 435g
  • Year 1924
    Description 14 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 435g
  • Year 1925
    Description 6 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 187g
  • Year 1926
    Description 12 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 373g
  • Year 1927
    Description 125 Yards Processed. 5 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 156g
  • Year 1929
    Description 400 Yards Processed. 16 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 498g
  • Year 1945
    Description 15,000 Yards Processed. 26 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 809g
  • Year 1945
    Description 4 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Silver Silver 124g
  • Year 1946
    Description 400 Yards Processed. 11 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 342g
  • Year 1946
    Description 2 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Silver Silver 62g
  • Year 1947
    Description 115,300 Yards Processed. 2173 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 67,588g
  • Year 1947
    Description 346 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Silver Silver 10,762g
  • Year 1955
    Description 189,000 Yards Processed. 3983 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 123,885g
  • Year 1955
    Description 636 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Silver Silver 19,782g
  • Year 1958
    Description 7,000 Yards Processed. 103 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 3,204g
  • Year 1958
    Description 18 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Silver Silver 560g
  • Year 1959
    Description 3,100 Yards Processed. 57 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 1,773g
  • Year 1959
    Description 10 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Silver Silver 311g
  • Year 1967
    Description 54,162 Yards Processed. 1003 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 31,197g
  • Year 1967
    Description 175 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Silver Silver 5,443g

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020750027
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A011588 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 075-011

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 075-045

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 075-053

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 075-055

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 075-086

  • Deposit

    B442a p. 43

  • Deposit

    B520j pp. 182, 197-199

  • Deposit

    B534 pp. 69-70

  • Deposit

    B592d p. 66

  • Deposit

    B755c p. 131

  • Deposit

    B797a p. 17

  • Deposit

    B810a p. 22

  • Deposit

    B836a p. 29

  • Deposit

    B844A p. 29

  • Deposit

    B910A p. 42

  • Deposit

    B917A p. 39

  • Deposit

    B933A p. 35

  • Deposit

    B1024A p. 2

  • Deposit

    P610 p. 13

  • Deposit

    MF369

  • Deposit

    OF508 p. 14

  • Deposit

    B1374

  • Deposit

    AMR 81-82

  • Deposit

    MTA 82 No. D-29

  • Deposit

    BUNDTZEN, T.K., R.C. SWAINBANK, A.H. CLOUGH, M.W. HENNING,

  • Deposit

    AND E.W. HANSEN. ALASKA'S MINERAL INDUSTRY 1993. AK DIV.

  • Deposit

    GEOL. AND GEOPHYS. SURV. SPEC. REP. 48, 1994, P. 32.

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit USGS CRIB A003423 USGS CRIB A003428 USGS CRIB A003446 USGS CRIB A003473 USGS CRIB A003472 USGS CRIB A003420

Reporter information

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