Smalls River

Prospect in Alaska, United States with commodities Gold, Platinum

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10233706
MAS/MILS ID 0021010035
Record type Site
Current site name Smalls River

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Claim
Geographic coordinates: -161.76159, 59.01035 (WGS84)
Elevation 15
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 013 S 075 W 34 SWNENE Alaska


Commodity Importance
Gold Tertiary
Platinum Primary

Nearby scientific data

Claim (1) -161.76159, 59.01035

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Placer
Development status Prospect
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Comments on exploration

  • 78 claims staked in 1969

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category Private

Comments on the ownership information

  • Previous owner: Goodnews Bay Mining Co. 1969

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0021010035

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 101-029

  • Deposit

    SR38 p. 11

  • Deposit

    OF77-156 p. 30

  • Deposit

    P630 120 pp.

  • Deposit

    P938 42 pp.

  • Deposit

    OF77-168D p. 50

  • Deposit

    BMOF1-88 pp. 16-17,67

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 25-JUL-1989 Mpm U.S. Bureau of Mines