Twenty-Two, Yellow Creeks

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10282174
MAS/MILS ID 0020660035
Record type Site
Current site name Twenty-Two, Yellow Creeks
Alternate or previous names Challenge, Ridgetop No. 1, Oro Fino

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Claim
Geographic coordinates: -150.85619, 63.55517 (WGS84)
Elevation 1219
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 016 S 017 W 04 NENESW Alaska


Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Silver Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Arsenopyrite Unknown
Gold Unknown
Pyrite Unknown

Nearby scientific data

Claim (1) -150.85619, 63.55517

Ore body information

  • Thickness 4M
    Field Value
    MAS Column # 1
    Type of Orebody #1 SHEAR ZONE
    Shape of Orebody #1 LENTICULAR
    Primary mode of Origin HYDROTHERMAL
    Primary Ore Control FAULTING
    Degree of Wallrock Alter. UNKNOWN
    Type of Wallrock Alter. #1 UNKNOWN
    Date of Last Modification 890725

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category Federal

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner Jim Fuksa
    Interest 100
    Home office Alaska
    Year 1983

Comments on the workings information

  • Workings consist of three trenches.

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020660035

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 066-104

  • Deposit

    BMOF24-78 184 pp.

  • Deposit

    BMOF129-84 Locality # 59

Reporter information

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