Mule Creek

Past Producer in Alaska, United States with commodities Copper, Gold, Silver

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10233414
MRDS ID A011010
MAS/MILS ID 0020310043
Record type Site
Current site name Mule Creek
Related records 10097494

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Claim
Geographic coordinates: -149.35193, 67.58301 (WGS84)
Elevation 579
Location accuracy 1000(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Fairbanks 032 N 008 W 21 W2 Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Copper Tertiary
Gold Primary
Silver Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Claim (1) -149.35193, 67.58301

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 1921

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category Federal

Production statistics

  • Year 1921
    Description 200 Yards Processed. 19 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 591g
  • Year 1922
    Description 1,500 Yards Processed. 87 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 2,706g

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020310043
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A011010 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 031-035

  • Deposit

    B442q pp. 292, 310

  • Deposit

    B532 pp. 69, 104-5

  • Deposit

    MIRL 16 p. 50

  • Deposit

    MF457

  • Deposit

    OF508 p. 88

  • Deposit

    P709 p. 20

Reporter information

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