The Centennial Lode and the Centennial Ridge District, Wyoming
October 2000 by W. Dan HauselIn 1874, placer gold was discovered in the Middle Fork of the Little Laramie River south of the present site of Centennial village. The source of the gold was traced upslope to a nearby ridge in the following year.
One of the greatest and richest underground placer mines of California was the Hidden Treasure Mine of Placer County.
A "How-To" method for small group sniping and reclaiming old placer areas.
There are numerous legends involving “lost” Spanish mines and treasures in central Texas, some of which have actually been found. The most famous mine, which remains lost, is the San Saba.
- Getting back to nature...
- When tin is more valuable than gold
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