Moose Creek

Past Producer in Alaska, United States with commodity Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10280188
MAS/MILS ID 0020490159
Record type Site
Current site name Moose Creek
Alternate or previous names Nameless

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Claim
Geographic coordinates: -147.28215, 65.07888 (WGS84)
Elevation 457
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 003 N 002 E 23 NE Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary

Nearby scientific data

Claim (1) -147.28215, 65.07888

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 Unknown

Land status

Ownership category BLM Administrative Area

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner James M. Reynolds
    Year 1981
  • Type Owner
    Owner Donald E. Young
    Year 1981
  • Type Operator
    Owner Moose Creek Mining Co.
    Year 1981

Production statistics

  • Year 1915
    Description 888 Yards Processed. 60 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 1,866g
  • Year 1916
    Description 444 Yards Processed. 130 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 4,043g
  • Year 1925
    Description 24 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 746g

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020490159

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 049-097

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 049-344

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 049-558

Reporter information

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