Yankee Basin

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10234242
MRDS ID A001505
MAS/MILS ID 0021120082
Record type Site
Current site name Yankee Basin
Alternate or previous names Cascade, Dividend, Noonday, Puzzler, Rex, Van, Standard, Early

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -134.80594, 58.58305 (WGS84)
Elevation 442
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
Copper River 038 S 064 E 14 SWNENW Alaska


Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Lead Tertiary
Zinc Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -134.80594, 58.58305

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Prospect
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category State

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0021120082
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A001505 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 112-034

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 112-040

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 112-143

  • Deposit

    B284e pp. 34-35

  • Deposit

    B287 p. 132

  • Deposit

    B314d p. 57

  • Deposit

    B345e p. 89

  • Deposit

    B379d p. 71

  • Deposit

    B502 pp. 49-50

  • Deposit

    IR JCR 360629 pp. 7-11

  • Deposit

    B1139 pp. 133, 134, 137, 139-141

  • Deposit

    B1246 pp. 157,159

  • Deposit

    MIRL 28 pp. 117-118, 122, 125-127

  • Deposit


  • Deposit

    AMR 81-82

  • Deposit

    REDMAN NEWSPAPER 1987pp. 7, 20, 34, 35, 48

Comments on the references

  • TREADWELL, 1919, P.1-13 (AJ 112)

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 12-FEB-88 Wlg U.S. Bureau of Mines