Canadian Mint to Unveil $1 Million Coin
March 2007 by StaffThe Royal Canadian Mint will soon unveil a gold coin worth one million Canadian dollars ($850,000 US).
Trinity County is located in the far northwest corner of California and stirs up many different memories for those who have been there.
The nugget was cast aside with larger rocks during the screening process, but it was found later by an employee...
…it was immediately evident the previous owner had not been using a detector. During just a few months of working the dumps part-time, he recovered gold in quartz specimens valued in excess of $40,000.
It started out as a modest tropical depression near the Bahamas and was forecast to hit the east coast of Florida and then peter out over land. Then it was forecast to hit south Florida and strengthen moderately over the Gulf of Mexico before hitting the Florida Panhandle as perhaps a Category One hurricane.
• When geologists and old-timers have conflicting views.
I recently returned from a nugget-shooting trip somewhere in the extensive Basin Range of Nevada. While there, I happened to meet “Young Fella,” a professional nuggetshooter.
The potential exists for small-scale placer mining in these pits using a trommel and sluice box or other similar types of equipment.
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