Twin Creek

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10281720
MRDS ID A015509
MAS/MILS ID 0020490157
Record type Site
Current site name Twin Creek
Related records 10002999

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Claim
Geographic coordinates: -147.45295, 65.03357 (WGS84)
Elevation 488
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 002 N 001 E 01 NE Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Tin Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Claim (1) -147.45295, 65.03357

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

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

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category BLM Administrative Area

Ownership information

  • Type Owner-Operator
    Owner Ervin Miler
    Year 1981

Production statistics

  • Year 1916
    Description 12,000 Yards Processed. 483 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 15,023g
  • Year 1922
    Description 2,852 Yards Processed. 361 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 11,228g
  • Year 1923
    Description 20,000 Yards Processed. 442 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 13,748g
  • Year 1924
    Description 435 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 13,530g
  • Year 1931
    Description 694 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 21,586g
  • Year 1934
    Description 462 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 14,370g
  • Year 1934
    Description 62 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Silver Silver 1,928g
  • Year 1952
    Description 8 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 249g
  • Year 1952
    Description 1 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Silver Silver 31g

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020490157
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A015509 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 049-002

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 049-024

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 049-081

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 049-263

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 049-304

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 049-346

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 049-420

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 049-429

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 049-569

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 02-MAY-1991 Mjn U.S. Bureau of Mines