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August 2013 by Chris RalphQ: Would a mining company be interested in this area for just the magnetite?
Q: I have a question/request regarding some black sand left from my Dad’s prospecting days.
Ask The Experts - Does the Journal know if any gold mining has been shut down over the Covid-19 virus?
What is the best type of mat to use in a high banker set up?
• How many parts per million make a project viable?
Q: ...It’s a 2,000-acre property that was mined 100 years ago, still has the old workings, tailings, etc. I am looking to recover gold from the old waste/tailings... plus possibly strip mine some of it. What are my options?
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