The Livengood-Tolovana Mining District
June 2006 by Ron WendtIn 1914, Livengood went from a tent city to a collection of wooden false fronted structures and log cabins. In 1962, 48 years later, our old Chevy pickup rumbled in off the gravel road. A cloud of dust surrounded us as the hot Interior sun beat down on...
When you think about the extremes to which a miner will go to get a little gold, it occurred to me beach gold could be "easy pickings."
Excerpts from California Mining Journal, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.
There are many factors that affect the price of gold. It appears to us that the majority of them are now pointing to higher prices, not lower.
As you search for cryptovolcanic structures in Colorado and Wyoming look to see if the anomaly has white soil. If the anomaly lies within a forest of pines, often the depression will occur in a distinct treeless area outlined by aspens and willows.
What minerals are magnetic? I have heard that super magnets (rare earth magnets) can capture platinum. True?
• Sterling Mining Co.
• Wolfden Resources Inc.
• Campbell Resources Inc.
• Teryl Resources Corp.
• Kinross Gold Corp.
• Ashanti Goldfields
• AngloGold Ltd.
This was two days of gold panning, with just over 250 gold panners trying to win a medal to show they were one of the best of the best.
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