The Bawl Mill
September 2000 by Scott Harn• Man turns in two gold bars...
• You'd better get used to the dark...
Owning a mining claim is one of the greatest opportunities still available to American citizens. In last month’s article, we covered the basics of researching public lands and determining if the spot is open to claim.
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by William Perry Pendley, President & Chief legal Officer
Mountain States legal Foundation
I got to Silver City late on a Friday night (OK, it was 2:30am Saturday morning), and the first few snowflakes began to fall as I pulled into the campsite.
What are the steps for filing a mining claim?
Modern-day placer miners have many advantages over the prospectors of the gold rush days. Our prospectors can reap many benefits from accumulated knowledge of the last 100 to 150 years, which is a long and impressive list.
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