The Bawl Mill
August 2005 by Staff• House makes another withdrawl from your account
• Pot calling the kettle...
• A meal worth supersizing
Awhile back, I was doing some prospecting in a remote mountain region, located in the rugged, well-timbered valleys of north-central British Columbia, an area known for its coarse gold.
When I’m traveling through the West, I sometimes take detours that lead me to places that I never knew exist
Only the richest ores could be worked and shipped off for processing at a profit. As a result, early mining in the southern part of the Humboldt Range was short-lived. In the 1880s, placers were discovered in Spring Valley and American Valley on the east side of the range...
Augers can be used effectively for placer exploration with certain limitations.
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…we cheered and high-fived each other as the ore cart slowly crested the top of the headframe, then picked up a bit of speed on the short downhill section and came to an abrupt halt, ejecting its contents of ore…
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