California Suction Dredging Update
August 2009 by Scott HarnThere are two separate issues threatening suction dredging in California.
Excerpts from California Mining Journal, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.
At first we decided to see what the flat by our camp would produce where the old-timers had worked it with their Pelton wheel and dragline buckets.
“When he stepped into the clearing he didn’t snarl and stand up and show me how big he was. He just came for me,” Miller said.
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