mining

  1. Hello from Maryland

    OK, I am new to the site, but not treasure hunting. I design and build underwater vehicles for the telecom industry and "recovery" systems. I have decided to apply what I know to subsea mining. Anyone interested in learning more can visit my site: Home I hope to get some good feedback and...
  2. The Golden Eagle Nugget - 1136 Ouncer from Australia

    Short video about the discovery of the Golden Eagle Nugget in Western Australia.
  3. From Central Ohio, ready to hunt but dont know what!

    From Central Ohio, ready to hunt but don't know what! I've been a member here for several years and enjoy looking at other folks' finds and reading their stories. Other than 2 gem mining trips in SC and one short visit to a beach, I haven't done any other searching though I now have the time to...
  4. Archaeologist Needed in Southern Oregon

    I am looking for a Archaeologist to work with us this summer. To track down an old cave I stumbled into more than 10 years ago. I cannot go into the drawing and items found about 400 feet underground. Lets just say if we can find the cave again it could be the biggest discovery in American...
  5. Why has NO ONE posted this?! Siskiyou County will NOT prosecute Dredgers!

    Ok, so I have known about this for about 2 weeks now and I am surprised that no one has posted it here yet. In short, Siskiyou County is back open for dredging! This does not guarantee that you wont get a ticket, but the DA will NOT prosecute you. So at worst you are out time and small court...
  6. Ice soon!

    Well everyone, we had a blast during the summer mining season of 2014, I see most of you from the western states are doing well! Keep in mind I live in Ohio where it is slim pickings here :BangHead: But we do what we love and that is what matters most! I know I will keep producing videos as long...
  7. Lets talk about the Keswick area west of Redding

    Heya everyone; So I wanted to start a thread talking about the Keswick area west of Redding California and the immediate surrounding area's. If you know this area or have heard stories then post them up! :) You do not have to give exact locations but rough/general locations would be nice. Ok...
  8. One-Time Collectibles - "Treasures of the Appalachians..."

    Here is a link to me and my partners website. We are placer miners who hunt for gemstones, minerals and gold. Thanks for looking! :icon_thumleft: One-Time Collectibles Website
  9. The Miners Ten Commandments

    The Miner's Ten Commandments Do You Follow Them or Do You Do Your Own Thing (no lying now :laughing7:) The Miner's Ten Commandments. A man spake these words, and said: I am a miner, wandering "from away down east," to sojourn in a strange land. And behold I've seen the elephant, yea, verily...
  10. Coal Scrip

    Had a really nice find with my F2 today! I dug up an old coal scrip issued by the Consolidation Coal Company Inc for their coal camp in Dunham, Kentucky! Dunham was set up on June 24th, 1913 and was only a small community, absent from most maps. It was about 10 miles northeast of Whitesburg, KY...
  11. ✅ SOLVED Metal Thermos/food container lid? or machinery cap?

    First off, I am new to metal detecting and I would like to say hello to everyone! I dug this strange thing up yesterday and thought it was maybe a tiny bowl with feet, until I cleaned it up and saw the threads. It is about 2.5" in diameter. One friend thought it may be a cap from some kind of...
  12. My Gold from yesterday

    Not a whole lot, but not bad. I dug with my buddy Tim (God Bearing Bear) at the East Fork river. My buddy Bob came along, it was his first success at the river. -Steve
  13. Virginia Dale Mining District ( 29 Palms area )

    HI Gang, Just thought I would share a " taste " of what we are doing at Dezert magazine. Here is a FREE article about the Virginia Dale Mining District, which is located in 29 Palms near Joshua Tree Ca. There should be an attached PDF file of the story, which is 4 pages long and written by Jim...
  14. Serra Pelada Gold Rush

    Here was a modern day gold rush Serra Pelada (English: "Bald Mountain") was a large gold mine in Brazil 430 kilometres (270 mi) south of the mouth of the Amazon River. The mine was made famous by the images taken by Sebastião Salgado showing an anthill of workers moving vast amounts of ore by...
  15. 0.5mm Quartz Sand & 80mm^3 Gravel - 700 000 M^3

    0.05mm Quartz Sand & 80mm Gravel - 700 000 M^3 Hello everyone first of all I didn't find special subforum for this subject, so if location is wrong - sorry. I own 700 000 M^3 of <= 0.05 mm Quartz Sand & 80 mm Gravel carrier... Also in my land, there is Caucasian mountain river... I bought...
  16. Double D Mining

    This is a joint mining venture, willing to do placer mining or dredging. Thus far at Double D we have three miners with more then 12 years combined knowledge of mining. We have money to invest, but would require other investors. Double D is also willing to partner up with other ventures to...
  17. Looking for 8 gold miners

    My name is Craig and I am looking to build a team of 8 miners to mine gold in the summer of 2015. I am looking for hardworking, dedicated, strong minded individuals in search of an adventure in the gold rich mountains streams of Alaska. I have a full plan in place and once I have a team built I...
  18. Overburden

    Overburden :hello: I don't know about you guys but the Overburden im seeing often pays very well.Maybe not bedrock well, but very well none the less. I know the big mines throw out feet and feet of the stuff and I even know dredgers who will remove their sluice box from their dredge,crank the...
  19. Oregon Miners clubs sponsoring rally THIS THUSDAY, 2/28/2013

    Oregon Miner's clubs sponsoring rally THIS THUSDAY, 2/28/2013 Please join the miner's clubs and other anti-govt regulation groups this Thursday at the Oregon state capitol building, north side steps, 1-4 (or 5) pm. The goal is to educate and show the Senate Environment and Natural Resource...
  20. >> Minelab establishes division to support small scale gold miners <<

    Minelab establishes division to support small scale gold miners | Mining Australia Minelab has established a Gold Mining division to support artisanal small scale gold miners and prospectors around the world. The announcement was made at the Mining Indaba conference in Cape Town, South...
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