Subscriber Locates Large Diamond at Arkansas Diamond Park
May 2009 by StaffWorthington was washing gravel that he’d dug out of the park’s east drain, a low area in the park’s diamond search area, when he found the yellow diamond in his screen. It was in the last bucket he planned to wash before shutting down for Easter weekend.
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Now that you are actually going to be out there doing some prospecting, I may be able to help.
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