East Glacier Creek

Past Producer in Alaska, United States with commodities Antimony, Copper, Gold, Lead, Silver

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10282304
MRDS ID A002279
MAS/MILS ID 0020660028
Record type Site
Current site name East Glacier Creek
Alternate or previous names Mcgonogill, Mcgonagall Claim

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -150.80069, 63.56487 (WGS84)
Elevation 1067
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 015 S 017 W 35 SWNWSW Alaska


Commodity Importance
Antimony Tertiary
Copper Tertiary
Gold Primary
Lead Tertiary
Silver Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Arsenopyrite Unknown
Boulangerite Unknown
Galena Unknown
Gold Unknown
Pyrite Unknown
Sphalerite Unknown
Stibnite Unknown

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -150.80069, 63.56487

Ore body information

  • Strike N64E
    Dip 50S
    Width 2M
    Field Value
    MAS Column # 1
    Type of Orebody #1 FISSURE VEIN
    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
    Strike And Dip N64E
    Date of Last Modification 890725

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Underground
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category Federal

Comments on the workings information

  • Workings consist of a partially open 3.6 m long adit.

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020660028
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A002279 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 066-021

  • Deposit

    B662k p. 318

  • Deposit

    B687 p. 100

  • Deposit

    B849F p. 372

  • Deposit


  • Deposit

    MR66-0 pp. 1-29

  • Deposit

    BMOF129-84 Locality #64

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 25-JUL-1989 Mjn-Mirl U.S. Bureau of Mines