Prospect Creek

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10281702
MRDS ID A012895
MAS/MILS ID 0020520156
Record type Site
Current site name Prospect Creek
Related records 10002046

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Claim
Geographic coordinates: -165.45188, 64.63008 (WGS84)
Elevation 61
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
Kateel River 010 S 034 W 10 Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Tungsten Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Claim (1) -165.45188, 64.63008

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Placer
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No
Year of first production 1907

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category BLM Administrative Area

Production statistics

  • Year 1907
    Description 43 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 1,337g
  • Year 1907
    Description 6 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Silver Silver 187g
  • Year 1917
    Description 15 Yards Processed. 57 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 1,773g
  • Year 1917
    Description 6 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Silver Silver 187g
  • Year 1932
    Description 14 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 435g

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020520156
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A012895 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 052-040

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 052-056

  • Deposit

    TDM5R pp. 17, 19, 27, 42

  • Deposit

    RI4174 pp. 33-34

  • Deposit

    B1246 p. 124

  • Deposit

    MF463

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit USGS CRIB D002588

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 17-JUL-1995 Mirl-Rdc U.S. Bureau of Mines