Happy New Year 2021!
January 2021 by Scott Harn
How many more clays seams lie adjacent to known shear zones and quartz veins in the pocket areas of southwestern Oregon?
• A skeleton in the closet
• Taxpayers are buying beds
• America's pastime
Explosives used correctly will save you both time and money being one of the best and most productive tools you can use.
Gold on the bedrock is a good rule of thumb, but not one that is 100 percent effective. There are plenty of exceptions. So, how does a prospector recognize those exceptions?
The truth is that cemented gravels are really not all that complex. There is no mystery of how gold grew there or somehow wormed its way into these solid gravels.
San Marino, California—"Boys, I believe I have found a gold mine!" With these simple words, an obscure New Jersey carpenter and mechanic named James W. Marshall set in motion a global cascade of events that dramatically shaped the social and economic life of California and the American West.
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