The Bawl Mill
November 2007 by Staff• Affordable housing... for the rich!
• Thank goodness we have rules to eliminate wateful spending
“When the mine is in full operation, it will be the biggest private sector employer in Ferry County and bring significant economic benefits to the region..."
The crowbar can be a valuable mining tool. Crowbars come in all shapes and sizes. For moving large boulders and large chunks of bedrock, the longer 3½ footers work well. Then if you really get in trouble, there’s the long pry bar.
Midway into my first tank of gas I was beginning to see color in my sluicebox. Needless to say, I was excited.
During our visit during late May, 2011, the vertical nature of the mineralized areas was clearly visible, as were numerous examples of quartz-carbonate veins in shear zones, faults and folds.
The Umpqua River, located in the heart of western Oregon, flows for several miles nearly alongside Interstate Highway Five.
• War games...
• Big hermano is watching...
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