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  1. Joe in Rockford

    Hey Joe- I saw an old post from you stating you were in Rockford. Was wondering if you were still active of Tnet. I know of a lot of activity in our area from the civil war and hoping to compare notes and maybe do some hunting. Big union camp in Rockford never found. I did good at Stock Creek...
  2. Tennessee gold

    Where are all the east Tennessee gold miners? I live in east TN and have been prospecting since 1998. Looking for someone to share info and mine with in feeder streams of Coker Creek, Tellico district and other areas. GPAA claims are mined out and not expanding well I hear. Whipporwill branch is...
  3. Cherokee petroglyphs carved in rock in Norh Carolina

    Two years ago I was kayak camping on Fontana lake with a friend who's family came out of Chambers Creek. We camped and hiked up the creek to see some of the most beautiful old homesites still left that I have ever seen. He had a 1800s map that showed where the homesites were located and the...
  4. Rest Camp

    I talked with a local historian in my area a few years back and told him I was looking for a skirmish site in my area and he lived close by. He told me where he thought the skirmish happened and I went looking. I secured permission and went to work. After about ten minutes I had over 20 mini...
  5. Gold in Southeast TN

    I have done a lot of dredging in Little River, Coker Creek and some of its feeder streams and was wondering if anyone has done any prospecting in the lower end of Coker where it empties into the Hiwassee. Also wondering about Whipporwill branch near Coker?:
  6. cave of gold above elk river tn

    Anyone interested in a true story of a lost cave of gold in Tennessee? Many years ago, Cherokee warriors attacked a party of Spanish miners who had hundreds of gold ingots, sacks of coins, candlesticks and chalices. After disposing of the party of Spaniards, they hid the loot in a small cave and...
  7. Dowsing graves

    Anyone ever done any dowsing on graves? I love to do this and have become quiet good at it.
  8. Gold mining, civil war sites

    Hello fellow treasure hunters, I live in Blount County TN. I am looking for anyone who lives in the nearby area and is interested in going to some remote places to do some serious prospecting. I have panned and dredged Coker Creek many times but the good gold is in the nearby creeks and feeder...
  9. Gold mining, civil war sites

    Hello fellow treasure hunters, I live in Blount County TN. I am looking for anyone who lives in the nearby area and is interested in going to some remote places to do some serious prospecting. I have panned and dredged Coker Creek many times but the good gold is in the nearby creeks and feeder...
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