Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices
October 2003 by Staff
Excerpts from California Mining Journal, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.
Eleven treasure-laden ships that made up the 1715 Fleet were heading to Spain from Havana on July 31, 1715, when they encountered a hurricane off Florida’s central coast.
A year of work and preparation has come and gone as the Western Mining Artifact Show was held this past June 29th at the Miners Foundry in Nevada City, California. It was three days of fun and adventure delighting in the glory of the golden days of California gold mining of long ago.
• Oregon passes SB 838
• Meanwhile, in California
Rumors, myths, legends, folklore and oral histories—all of these are part of the framework that make up the core belief systems of the elements of society that persist to this day to go in pursuit of illustrious gold.
A new preventative maintenance program utilizing environmentally friendly Vapor Corrosion Inhibitors (VCIs) is becoming a reality in major mining operations today.
There are dry placer gold deposits in every county in Nevada, some of which are yet to be discovered.
The Bawl Mill • A Guide to Overlooked Gold Deposits—Part II • Brighter Days Ahead Reports Nevada Mining Association • Waldo Miners File Suit • Roll-Front Uranium Deposits • Deadly Storms May Expose Gems in Sri Lanka • Picks & Pans: Dredging and Detecting in Sierra City • Hidden Features in Venezuela • Dredging for Monazite in Idaho • Gold in the Philippines • 2003 California State Gold Panning Championships • Judge Holds Companies Liable for Some Damage • The Golden Highway—Tuolumne County • Looking Back • Melman on Gold & Silver