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Gold Pour Signals Revival in the Mother Lode

Miners are digging again where their forebears once unearthed riches from eight historic mines that honeycomb Sutter Gold Mining Company’s holdings about 50 miles southeast of Sacramento.

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Underground Mining: Stoping Methods


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