Totatlanika River

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10257882
MRDS ID A001185
MAS/MILS ID 0020580070
Record type Site
Current site name Totatlanika River
Alternate or previous names Gold Queen 1&2, Long, Long Creek 1-6, Jackson-Nels, Flake-Middleton, Flake-Kehr, Iron Creeek 1-6, Far North Mining Co., Lucky 1-7, Parish 1-7, B&B 1-3

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -148.53758, 64.03573 (WGS84)
Elevation 671
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 010 S 005 W 21 NESWNE Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Silver Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -148.53758, 64.03573

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

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

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category State

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner Roy Traxler
    Year 1981
  • Type Owner
    Owner N. Birkland
    Year 1981
  • Type Operator
    Owner Jackson Mining Co.
    Year 1981

Production statistics

  • Year 1919
    Description Production Reported 42 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 1,306g
  • Year 1919
    Description 6 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Trace Silver Silver 187g
  • Year 1922
    Description 500 Yards Processed. 45 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 1,400g
  • Year 1923
    Description 3,867 Yards Processed. 139 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 4,323g
  • Year 1924
    Description 4,630 Yards Processed. 112 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 3,484g
  • Year 1924
    Description 6 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Trace Silver Silver 187g
  • Year 1925
    Description 48 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 1,493g
  • Year 1946
    Description 93 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 2,893g
  • Year 1946
    Description 15 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Trace Silver Silver 467g
  • Year 1947
    Description 218 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 6,781g
  • Year 1947
    Description 30 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Trace Silver Silver 933g
  • Year 1948
    Description 54 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 1,680g
  • Year 1948
    Description 8 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Trace Silver Silver 249g
  • Year 1949
    Description 19 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 591g
  • Year 1949
    Description 3 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Trace Silver Silver 93g
  • Year 1951
    Description 54 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 1,680g
  • Year 1951
    Description 9 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Trace Silver Silver 280g
  • Year 1952
    Description 117 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 3,639g
  • Year 1952
    Description 20 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Trace Silver Silver 622g

Comments on the production information

  • PRODUCTION PRIOR TO 1952: 940 OZ AU, 134 OZ AG (USBM FILE)

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020580070
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A001185 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 058-179

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 058-406

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 058-416

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 058-417

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 058-423

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 058-424

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 058-425

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 058-428

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 058-436

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 058-453

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    ALASKA KARDEX 058-456

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 058-462

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 058-466

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 058-482

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 058-483

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 058-490

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 058-502

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 058-534

  • Deposit

    B314o pp. 208-209

  • Deposit

    B480l pp. 222-223

  • Deposit

    P70 p. 172

  • Deposit

    B501 pp. 44-45

  • Deposit

    B662n pp. 388, 391-394

  • Deposit

    B755a p. 40

  • Deposit

    B755c p. 139

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    B836f p. 345

  • Deposit

    B917A p. 54

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    B926A p. 51

  • Deposit

    B933A p. 48

  • Deposit

    MF410

  • Deposit

    MTA 82 No. B-43

  • Deposit

    SR38 p. 25

Reporter information

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