Liberty and the Phoenix Mine
June 2013 by C.A. "Charlie" CookLiberty, Washington is located in the mountains near Yakima and Ellensburg. There is nothing much in Liberty except for about 20 houses on patented mining claims and a lot of dry holes.
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The gold is all for sale. Just one tiny coin alone could go for $1 million because of its combination of rarity and the history behind it...
...we will continue our examination of the rich streams and mining districts, and then take a look at some of the big nuggets that have been found here.
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