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Thursday, May 09, 2019

Niche Sites for Gold Prospecting and Treasure Tales

Almost all of my gold prospecting and gold treasure articles are on a new website. Here are links to all of the HubPro articles to date.
https://owlcation.com/misc/Not-So-Common-Places-I-Have-Found-Gold-A-Hub-for-the-Curious-Prospector
https://owlcation.com/humanities/San-Xavier-del-Bac-Mission-and-the-Esmeralda-Mine
https://owlcation.com/humanities/Indispensable-Companion-The-Gold-Prospectors-Burro
https://hobbylark.com/misc/How-to-Use-a-Gold-Sluice
https://hobbylark.com/metal-detecting/ways-to-test-gold-ore
https://owlcation.com/humanities/19th-Century-Gold-Prospecting-in-Arizona
https://hobbylark.com/misc/Finding-Gold-Placer-Deposits-Gold-in-Quartz-Veins-of-Gold-A-Gold-Piedmont-and-Minerals-Found-with-Gold
https://skyaboveus.com/misc/Lost-Mines-of-Southern-Arizona
https://toughnickel.com/frugal-living/Metal-Detectors-A-Hobby-with-Bountiful-Treasures
https://hubpages.com/education/Discovering-Ancient-Gold-In-Arizona
https://owlcation.com/misc/Where-to-Find-Gold-if-You-are-a-Newbie-Gold-Prospecting-the-Best-Places-Using-Gold-Panning
https://skyaboveus.com/climbing-hiking/Hiking-for-an-Abandoned-Gold-Mine
https://hubpages.com/education/Making-Placer-Gold-Mining-Easier-A-Piece-of-Desert-Equipment-the-Dry-Washer
https://hubpages.com/travel/Free-Panning-Gold-at-State-of-California-Park
https://owlcation.com/humanities/Buffalo-Bill-Cody-and-Arizona-Gold
https://owlcation.com/stem/Ancient-Mining-Tools-and-Techniques
https://owlcation.com/humanities/Pancho-Villas-Treasures
https://hobbylark.com/metal-detecting/The-Miller-Table-Refining-Fine-Placer-Gold
https://hobbylark.com/metal-detecting/Fine-Gold-Recovery-With-A-Blue-Bowl-Concentrator
https://owlcation.com/humanities/Arizonas-Invaluable-Cornish-Miner-Connection
https://toughnickel.com/misc/For-Old-Codgers-Who-Fantasize-About-Gold-Prospecting-and-Recycling
https://hobbylark.com/metal-detecting/Spiral-Wheel-Gold-Panning-Machines-Automated-Gold-Recovery
https://hobbylark.com/metal-detecting/Nugget-Bucket-Concept-is-Golden
https://hubpages.com/education/California-Gold-Rush-Famous-Entrepeneurs

Sunday, May 05, 2019

Rattlers Are Out in Arizona 2019


Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Metal Detecting in Vero Beach

If you enjoy articles about treasure hunting, this author not only takes you down the road on exciting metal-detecting quests, but describes the local restaurants and other haunts along the way. This one is well worth the time to stop and have an adventure.
https://hubpages.com/travel/The-Treasure-Coast-Lives-Up-to-Its-Name

Monday, March 18, 2019

Australian Family's Homemade Rock Crusher

Ran across this article about a family's gold prospecting ventures. It is very interesting and includes a photo of a rock crusher they designed and had welded up. This is worth seeing.
https://toughnickel.com/frugal-living/family-finds-gold#comment-17619385

Here is another one with a pdf for free download. http://www.homemadetools.net/homemade-rock-crusher


Sunday, December 23, 2018

The Welcome Nugget

A replica of the Welcome Nugget on display in the Mineral Hall at the Harvard Museum of Natural History in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA. (Image: Anatoli Lvov / Wikimedia)

Another nugget specimen from Australia




Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Monday, September 17, 2018

1828 Georgia Event Event Lead to What Is Called The "Georgia Gold Rush"

Just came across an article on Georgia gold mining. It goes over the history of the Gold Belt in Georgia and dabbles in its history dating back to the 1820's. It's a good one you shouldn't miss.
https://www.atlantamagazine.com/great-reads/north-georgia-gold-rush/