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May 2014 by Chris RalphSampling and mining a historic mining claim
Q: What are the advantages or disadvantages of hand crank vs. battery power vs. blower? And your preference?
• Any suggestions about gold panning in Oregon?
Q: I have a question/request regarding some black sand left from my Dad’s prospecting days.
Q: Does a claim holder of a claim that has been under constant, active status since 1932 have any rights that owners of newer claims do not have? In other words, do I have any grandfathered rights that post FLPMA claim holders do not have?
What type of sluice box for my trommel?
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