Erickson

Past Producer in Alaska, United States with commodity Copper

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10258140
MRDS ID A011702
MAS/MILS ID 0020870044
Record type Site
Current site name Erickson
Alternate or previous names Nugget Group, Jones Group, Morgan Group, Glacier Creek Lodes
Related records 10001028

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -142.25246, 61.40528 (WGS84)
Elevation 1158
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 005 S 018 E 30 NWNWSE Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Copper Primary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -142.25246, 61.40528

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Underground
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Patented
Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category Mixed

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner Mc Gavock, James And Anderson, Carl
    ID 5000071
    Year 1976
  • Type Owner
    Owner Johnny L. Wilson
    ID 5000071
    Year 1976

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020870044
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A011702 MAS references MRDS
Mine Safety and Health Administration MSHA MSHA 5000071

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 087-087

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 087-148

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 087-175

  • Deposit

    B345h pp. 167-168

  • Deposit

    B374 pp. 90-91

  • Deposit

    B947F pp. 98, 117-118

  • Deposit

    B1246 pp. 53, 60

  • Deposit

    C604 pp. 2, 6, 12-13, 16

  • Deposit

    B1333 p. 29

  • Deposit

    MF395

  • Deposit

    MF773B

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit M.S. 1466 ISSUED 1927 ON 34.94 ACRES - PAT #1009379. M.S. 1467 ISSUED 1929 ON 46.36 ACRES - PAT #1022930. NATIVE CU, TENORITE, CUPRITE AND SOME OTHER CU MINERALS THAT FORM IRREGULAR MASSES IN RUBBLY UPPER PARTS OF FLOWS, IN LESSER EXTENTS OCCUR IN AMYGDULES AND VEINS; ALL IN NIKOLAI GREENSTONE; MINOR PRODUCTION IN 1917; ABOUT 100 M OF UNDERGROUND WORKINGS (MF 773B).

Reporter information

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