Kalgoorlie, Australia—Born of Gold
May 2007 by Jim FosterIn June 1893, a wiry Irish prospector by the name of Paddy Hannon was prospecting the harsh, dry country east of Coolgardie in Western Australia. It was country that could suck the moisture from a man’s body in days...
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This article deals with copper exploration, but it is relevant to exploration for other minerals. I will use the geology of the Copper Creek area in Pinal County, Arizona, as an example.
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Three times we went back and finally found a clue. There was an old air shaft not far from the trail!
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