The Curious Saga of the Jack Wade Creek Dredge
July 2010 by Jim HalloranAs the river dredgers soon learned, it was not a good idea to leave your dredge in the Fortymile River over winter.
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Reservers and resources are very important to prospectors and miners, but they may be vague terms to some.
Zinc is brittle and crystalline at ordinary temperatures, but when heated to between 110°C and 150°C it becomes ductile and malleable; it can then be rolled into sheets. The bluish-white metal is used principally for galvanizing iron, but also...
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