Quartz Creek

Prospect in Alaska, United States with commodities Copper, Gold, Lead

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10233855
MRDS ID A011491
MAS/MILS ID 0020860097
Record type Site
Current site name Quartz Creek
Alternate or previous names Quartz Creek Gold Mining Co., Quartz Creek Nos. 1-12, Hurtle Creek
Related records 10000838

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Claim
Geographic coordinates: -145.36175, 61.41102 (WGS84)
Elevation 1524
Location accuracy 100(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Copper River 005 S 001 W 26 NENENW Alaska


Commodity Importance
Copper Tertiary
Gold Primary
Lead Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Claim (1) -145.36175, 61.41102

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Prospect
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Patented

Land status

Ownership category Federal

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020860097
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A011491 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 086-120

  • Deposit

    AR20e p. 422

  • Deposit

    AR21c pp. 402, 436-437

  • Deposit

    SP5 p. 90

  • Deposit

    P15 p. 63

  • Deposit

    P41 p. 121

  • Deposit

    B662g pp. 179-180

  • Deposit

    B866 pp. 35-36

  • Deposit

    B894 p. 127

  • Deposit


  • Deposit

    OF508 p. 18

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit USGS CRIB A003768

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 19-JUL-95 Mirl-Wlg U.S. Bureau of Mines