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Thread: Pottsville PA, & the possible Treasure Born of Disaster in 1878

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    Dec 2003
    Western Schuylkill County
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    Pottsville PA, & the possible Treasure Born of Disaster in 1878

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    Gate Vein Colliery Powder Magazine & The Picnic Grove Half Mile Away;
    May be worth Finding where that Picnic Grove Sat/sits.


    I Think it's the First I heard of this:
    I have not Researched this One Yet.

    The Somerset herald. (Somerset, Pa.), 21 Aug. 1878.

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    https://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/l...rRange&page=96
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    Dec 2003
    Western Schuylkill County
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    The Cincinnati daily star. ([Cincinnati, Ohio), 19 Aug. 1878.

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    https://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/l...arRange&page=1
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    Dec 2003
    Western Schuylkill County
    MINELAB EXPLORER SE PRO ....... Garrett Pro Pointer…… Sovereign XS-2 Pro
    66,079
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    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
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    Magazine was 1 1/2 mile north / North West of Pottsville


    Powder Magazine was 1/2 mile West of "Mount Hope Village" ?
    1 Mile East of "Bulls Head".
    1 1/2 mile from Pottsviille.

    Picnic Grove 1/2 Mile North of Powder Magazine
    possibly along seltzer road

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    The daily dispatch. (Richmond [Va.]), 21 Aug. 1878.

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    https://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/l...arRange&page=1
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