Fair Chance

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10209082
MRDS ID A001092
MAS/MILS ID 0020580017
Record type Site
Current site name Fair Chance
Alternate or previous names Liberty, Mcginn, Bondholder, Spite Fraction, High Tower, Henderson, Smith, Mohawk, Peg Leg, Yellow Jacket, Last Chance, Blue Bird 1-2, Tyndall, Finn, Mcglauglin, Mcglone, Miller, O'Conner

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -147.98765, 64.87326 (WGS84)
Elevation 259
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 001 N 002 W 32 C SENE Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Antimony Tertiary
Gold Primary
Lead Tertiary
Zinc Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -147.98765, 64.87326

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Underground
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Patented
Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category State

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner John Mcginn
    Year 1976

Comments on the production information

  • USGS CRIB A001140, USGS CRIB A001122. MOHAWK MINE PRODUCED OVER $200,000 1925-1931 (B 849 P. 143). OVER 4,700 FEET OF WORKINGS.

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020580017
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A001092 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 058-020

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 058-069

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 058-164

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 058-214

  • Deposit

    B525b p. 209

  • Deposit

    B542i p. 195

  • Deposit

    B592q pp. 353-354

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    B592q p. 355

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    B622l pp. 237-238

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    B642c p. 61

  • Deposit

    BMB142 pp. 24, 52

  • Deposit

    B662o pp. 413-414

  • Deposit

    B692r p. 323

  • Deposit

    B712a p. 40

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    B714b p. 81

  • Deposit

    B755a p. 35

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    B773a p. 15

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    B783a p. 8

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    B792a pp. 11-12

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    B797a p. 13

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    B810a p. 15

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    B813a p. 17

  • Deposit

    B824a p. 17

  • Deposit

    B836a pp. 18-19

  • Deposit

    B844A p. 18

  • Deposit

    B849B p. 139

  • Deposit

    B849B pp. 142-147

  • Deposit

    B864A p. 20

  • Deposit

    B868A p. 21

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    B880A p. 22

  • Deposit

    B910A p. 25

  • Deposit

    B926A p. 23

  • Deposit

    B933A p. 23

  • Deposit

    TDM2 p. 11

  • Deposit

    OF42 pp. 12, 18, 26, 14, 41

  • Deposit

    P625D pp. 17-18

  • Deposit

    MF410

Reporter information

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