The Bawl Mill
June 2007 by Staff• Taxed to the max...
• What were they thinking?
• Maybe they just misplaced it...
• Not so environmentally friendly after all...
Three times we went back and finally found a clue. There was an old air shaft not far from the trail!
The population of Sutro almost reached the same number this weekend as it did during its short-lived heyday. About 600 visitors explored the site where Adolf Sutro envisioned a bustling city.
• The "no shrimp left behind" act
• Someone has exceeded their credit limit
To the writer's knowledge, this was the first discovery of silver and lead in North Carolina and perhaps one of the first official discoveries of silver east of the Mississippi River.
• National "Perk" Service
• Can't see the forest through the trees
• Outsourcing the sauce
• I'll be there in "spirit"
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has added some useful tools to their website. The Land and Mineral Use Records system has been meshed with a map viewer that allows users to obtain mining claim information in a useful format.
Excerpts from California Mining Journal, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.
Ask the Experts—What is barite used for? • Ask the Experts—Are you able to advise me on the status of HR3824? • Our Readers Say • Sulfides, Selenides and Tellurides • Silver’s Shine is Back • Rahall Looks to Rewrite 1872 Mining Law • San Francisco Mint and US Gold Reserves • Forest Service Attempts to Close Public Access • Revisiting Commerce Resources—A Tantalum and Niobium Mining Project • The Seventymile and American Creek Goldfields • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices • Melman on Gold & Silver