A Father’s Day to Remember: 24,000 Ounces Gold in Quartz
October 2018 by Scott Harn
Father’s Day in Australia was on September 2, and it’s a day a group of miners from “down under” won’t soon forget.
Setting up a gravity dredge
The problems of the submersible dredge tube are addressed by the subsurface dredge, where the enclosed sluice recovery tube is suspended from a flotation assembly...
Our testing over the past 15 years was to confirm or deny the USGS report completed in 1978. Besides the half acre test dig, we completed many additional test digs by hand and with the backhoe.
I had never run an impact mill before, but anything involving rocks, water and a big electric motor sounded great.
With eight loads processed, a pumpkin-size rock fell into the hopper, stopping the whole operation until I could lift it out.
Gold discoveries in the Montana territories sparked a frantic stampede to these bonanza destinations in the early 1860s. Hughes Creek is located in Ravalli County, which is located in western Montana, and the gold here is...
The Nevada Senate introduced SB108 in 2009 to prohibit PVC piping utilized by miners to stake mining claims.
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