Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices
February 2004 by Staff
Strong gold prices are making it profitable to keep the Golden Sunlight Mine here open through 2015, company officials said.
I was working on an article to submit to you and had been for a couple of months. It won’t be the first. I had something occur that made me put off the article—safety! My article was concerning mineral processing at home.
The Sunshine Mine in northern Idaho could start running again in 2008.
Climbing up the debris, I pointed my flashlight up a shaft ascending straight up as far as my light would shine. It was the stope of the pay shoot leading to the old tunnel above!
You may reckon by the name that we’re talking about an outhouse for the old lady, but it’s actually the name I gave to a special contraption I put together so my wife didn’t have to work so hard moving big boulders.
Only the famous Kennecott copper mine was able to continue operating through the Depression owing to the exceptional richness of its ore.
For those of you who don’t have the time or the means available to find gold, or you are just in the wrong part of the country, there are plenty of options available to purchase precious metals.
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