Melman on Gold & Silver
December 2005 by Leonard MelmanPeople who want to believe that the sky is falling or the end of the (economic) world is at hand sure had ammunition thrown at them by the bucketfuls in the past month.
How would you like it if you could make the actual rules and regulations governing your own business? A dream, right? Well, the existing Federal Mining Law gives a claimholder this ability in the context of organized Mining Districts.
Planners are narrowing their options for managing the 5.3 million-acre area Chugach National Forest.
After several hours we finally found some old home sites that had completely collapsed, and the only items remaining were old boards and metal piping. Finding the old house sites was a good thing, but the old mines and vein systems were still...
Superior Court Judge Karen L. Dixon granted the temporary restraining order on July 3, 2013.
Hardy goldminers enjoyed creating nicknames for their cronies.
The Reynolds gold mine is located approximately 6 miles northeast of the town of Troy, North Carolina, the county seat of Montgomery County. According to old reports, the mine was discovered around 1800. Production reports from the mine are sketchy, but mention the occurrence of telluride minerals associated with the gold. Early work was apparently confined to a number of quartz veins that traverse the property in a northeasterly direction.
Bill and the geologist lost interest and as far as I know, nothing more was done to locate the deposit.
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