Professional Equipment for Serious Detectorists!

Magazine

All Articles

Tales of Liberty Gold

The town of Liberty is located in the Cascade foothills about 13 miles south of Blewell Pass and northeast of Cle Elum, Washington. Near the confluence of Swauk and Williams Creeks, a road turns east from Highway 97 to the town site. Since the first discovery of gold, placer and lode deposits around Liberty...

Online access required. Please .

Add a Comment

Additional articles that might interest you...

Working the Belmont Mine, Butte, Montana—1953 (Part 2)


During the two weeks that Jack had been hanging around the dump, no more than a dozen words had passed between us. As far as I knew, he didn’t know any more about me than I did about him. Consequently, I couldn’t believe my ears when I heard Jack ask, “Would you like to come and work with me?”

Judge Rules Against Dredger in Idaho Civil Case


The path to winning this case should have been to make the plaintiffs prove that a foreign substance was introduced and then discharged, which is the “trigger” for regulations under the Clean Water Act.

Sunshine Mine Video Brings Back Painful Memories


When a federal employee decided to make a safety video for miners, she didn’t expect to reopen 30-year-old wounds from one of the nation’s worst mining disasters. But a roomful of tough men had watery eyes as they watched the film “You Are My Sunshine,” which recounted the Sunshine Mine disaster of 1972 that claimed 91 lives.

Squeezing Diamond Into Graphite


A major diamond mystery has finally been cracked. For 40 years, scientists have tried but failed to apply so much pressure on the hard rocks that they would become something other than diamond. Now researchers reported that they succeeded.

Correction


In our May 2014 issue, we incorrectly identified the woman who recovered numerous small nuggets...

Company Notes


• Vista Gold Corp.
• Latitude Minerals Corp.
• Altair International Inc.
• Homestake Mining Company
• Kinross Gold Corp.
• Rayrock Resources Inc.

Ask The Experts: Small-scale drilling


Q: What is available to a small prospector? How does one prospect (drill) into the walls of an old hard rock mine to see what is 10 feet beyond...

Subscription Required:
The Bawl Mill   • A Word from the Editor   • Under the Guise of Environmental Protection—EPA Revealed   • The Centennial Lode and the Centennial Ridge District, Wyoming   • Company Notes   • Picks & Pans—In Search of Nome Creek Gold   • Massive Sulfide Deposits in Oregon   • Recreational Dredging on the South Yuba River   • The Trapiches of Chile   • Drywashing Alluvial Placers   • Melman on Gold & Silver   • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices

Free:
Legislative and Regulatory Update

Advertisements

Precious Metals Recovery plants and equipment
Fighting to keep public lands open to the public
Specializing in the processing of precious metal ores!
Watch prospecting shows on your computer right now
Free Online Sample Issue