Where To Find Diamonds
November 2008 by W. Dan HauselIt is somewhat common for gold prospectors to find diamonds in black sand concentrates and not recognize them.
The Royal Canadian Mint will soon unveil a gold coin worth one million Canadian dollars ($850,000 US).
We decided to check some spots that were pretty good to us on previous trips. The detector was deceptively simple with few buttons and auto-ground balance.
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Once a seam is found it can be traced for miles in either direction. While you are tracing a clay line, you are looking for indicators. The indicators that I look for are ironstone, hematite, different color clays intermingled with the clay line, and a very iron-rich, brown gritty soil.
Not everyone would admit to digging through old outhouse pits, but George Piasecki says it's all part of the game for a bottle collector.
The areas that were mineralized with the bedded ore were huge and vast tonnages were indicated, although they had no idea at the time.
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