Modern-Day Claim Jumping
September 2016 by R. V. LarsonWe soon found that our discovery post and other claim markers were gone and replaced with new posts and a notice of location with an earlier date than had been on our notice of location.
Excited for this first notable evidence, I returned to that riverbed, looking for another paystreak and obviously more jade.
Once you have a detector, learn how to use it and get out in the field—you can’t find anything with it in your garage.
The 316 Mining Company has not been all that successful, but does not ever seem to learn from their past mistakes.
In this article I am going to talk about the different sources of gold and the clues a prospector can follow to find the source.
At one time or another, many miners will look seriously at purchasing a mining claim...Usually it’s a significant financial commitment, so how do you know if you are getting a good deal?
...day one was like watching the Gold Rush television show. He furiously worked the nozzle in an up and down fashion that resembled Jack Hoffman sitting on a backhoe.
We were met with a plethora of mechanical problems with the dry washer and even a few with the excavator that were at times frustrating, but we were in this for the long haul, so we needed to solve these problems and move forward.
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