The Bawl Mill
July 2006 by Staff• Court to government: “Can you hear me now?”
• There’s gold in them thar… holes?
• FEMA (Free Easy Money for All)
Excerpts from California Mining Journal, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.
Prospectors have many reasons why they might want to break rocks. These include dividing up a specimen too large to carry.
The Mokelumne River was first worked by the ‘49ers, and foundations of Spanish missions and old miner’s cabins are still present. Elton’s first experience with Roaring Camp came in 1947, when he took a job packing in supplies...
The day has finally arrived. After five long years, much tribulation and many trial runs, today is to be a full day of production.
Steve got his first nugget within minutes of turning on his metal detector. It only took me about an hour to find my first piece.
It also happens sometimes that glaciers will bury valuable placer deposits. This occurs when the glacier goes over the top of an existing placer deposit.
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