The Bawl Mill
July 1999 by Kenneth HarnThis missive is making the rounds on the Internet. Author unknown, but must be a miner, builder, or lumber worker...
Excerpts from California Mining Journal, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.
Q: Do "corners" need to be in place on the ground for a claim to be valid?
As you search for cryptovolcanic structures in Colorado and Wyoming look to see if the anomaly has white soil. If the anomaly lies within a forest of pines, often the depression will occur in a distinct treeless area outlined by aspens and willows.
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