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Gold mining - Wikipedia

The exact date that humans first began to mine gold is unknown, but some of the oldest known gold artifacts were found in the Varna Necropolis in Bulgaria.The graves of the necropolis were built between 4700 and 4200 BC, indicating that gold mining could be at least 7000 years old. A group of German and Georgian archaeologists claims the Sakdrisi site in southern Georgia, dating to the 3rd or ...

Deadwood, South Dakota - Wikipedia

Deadwood (Lakota: Owáyasuta; "To approve or confirm things") is a city in and county seat of Lawrence County, South Dakota, United States.It was named by early settlers after the dead trees found in its gulch. The city had its heyday from 1876 to 1879, after gold deposits had been discovered there, leading to the Black Hills Gold Rush.At its height, the city had a population of 25,000, and ...

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The Book of Old English Ballads (English) (as Commentator) Books and Culture (English) ... A History of the Fenian Raids of 1866 and 1870 ... pioneer history. The autobiography of a pioneer, detailing his life from a humble home in the Green Mountains to the gold mines of California; and particularly reciting the sufferings of the band of men, ...

Gold Occurrences in Central Queensland

From 1904 to 1906 the Gaeta Pioneer Mining Company crushed 1,923.5 tonnes of ore for 47.9kg of gold, and during the period 1910 to 1912, 35.6 tonnes of ore yielded 529grams of gold. Siemon reported that 4,064 tonnes of tailings may have been treated in 1932 and another 183 tonnes (for 435grams of gold…

Colorado - Wikipedia

Colorado (/ ˌ k ɒ l ə ˈ r æ d oʊ,-ˈ r ɑː d oʊ / (), other variants) is a state in the Mountain West region of the United States.It encompasses most of the Southern Rocky Mountains as well as the northeastern portion of the Colorado Plateau and the western edge of the Great Plains.Colorado is the eighth most extensive and 21st most populous U.S. state. The estimated population of ...

Tuscaloosa, Alabama - Wikipedia

Tuscaloosa (/ t ʌ s k ə ˈ l uː s ə / TUS-kə-LOO-sə) is a city in and the seat of Tuscaloosa County in west central Alabama (in the southeastern United States). Located on the Black Warrior River at the Gulf Coastal Plain and the Piedmont meet, it is the fifth-largest city in Alabama, with an estimated population of 101,129 in 2019. The city was originally known as Tuskaloosa until the ...

American West Photographs | National Archives

Hydraulic gold mining near Virginia City, Mont. Terr. A flume is laid upon bedrock in the bottom of Alder Gulch and the waters of the creek brought through it, carrying the auriferous sand. The sides of the gulch are washed away into sluiceboxes where the gold is collected. By Jackson, 1871. 517433: 57-HS-909

Montana Gold Claims: Montana Placer Gold Claims For Sale

Hard Times Mine No. 1. BLM No. MTMMC 200416. The Hard Times No. 1 Gold Claim offers an impressive mining opportunity. An extensive amount of exposed bedrock as well as the natural stream bed support productive gold recovery.The claim is suited for most types of gold mining activites from panning, to sluicing, sniping, high-banking, metal detecting, dowsing and dredging.

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