Bedrock Creek

Past Producer in Alaska, United States with commodity Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10281798
MRDS ID A015502
MAS/MILS ID 0020490163
Record type Site
Current site name Bedrock Creek
Alternate or previous names Cleary Creek Placer
Related records 10002995

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Claim
Geographic coordinates: -147.43626, 65.11778 (WGS84)
Elevation 472
Location accuracy 100(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 30 NWNW Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary

Nearby scientific data

Claim (1) -147.43626, 65.11778

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 1922

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category BLM Administrative Area

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner Placid Oil Co.
    ID 5001234
    Year 1983
  • Type Operator
    Owner Robert B. Fowler
    ID 5001234
    Home office Alaska
    Year 1983

Comments on the ownership information

  • OWNER ADDRESS: PLACID OIL COMPANY 425 G STREET ANCHORAGE, ALASKA 99501 OPERATOR ADDRESS: ROBERT B. FOWLER S.R. BOX 40130 FAIRBANKS, ALASKA 99701 TELE: (907) 456-7262

Production statistics

  • Year 1922
    Description 1,867 Yards Processed. 173 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 5,381g
  • Year 1952
    Description 6 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 187g
  • Year 1952
    Description 1 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Silver Silver 31g
  • Year 1955
    Description 100 Yards Processed. 86 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 2,675g
  • Year 1955
    Description 14 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Silver Silver 435g
  • Year 1958
    Description 100 Yards Processed. 14 Troy Ounces Gold
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Major Gold Gold 435g
  • Year 1958
    Description 2 Troy Ounces Silver
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Silver Silver 62g

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020490163
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A015502 MAS references MRDS
Mine Safety and Health Administration MSHA MSHA 5001234

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    AK MINE LICENSE-1982

Reporter information

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