Company Eyes Reopening Mine Near Troy
January 2004 by Bob AnezRevett Silver Company, formerly Sterling Mining Company, hopes to reopen a dormant copper and silver mine near Troy, Montana, in the next six months because higher copper prices have made the operation practical, an executive said.
Steve and I decided to try our luck on the North Fork doing a little highbanking, or motor sluicing as the liberals would call it.
Prospectors typically stumble upon diamonds while searching for other minerals.
I worked my way to a flat area along a ridge where I could see a quartz blowout. As I got within 100 feet of it, I started seeing rock that I knew to be associated with gold.
Robert Sanregret—Attorney at Law
Western Mining Council
National Association of Mining Districts
Alaska Governor Tony Knowles signed a bill making several beneficial changes to Alaska mining claim location law.
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