hixon creek gold mining history

hixon creek gold mining history

HIXON CREEK PROJECT British Columbia

The Hixon Creek area is one with a lengthy history of gold mining, largely placer mining. The distribution of gold is wide-spread, both as placer and in lode occurrences. The exploration work by Cayenne Gold Mines to date has included claim staking,

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Hixon Creek BC Gold Adventures

Hixon Creek was named after a 19th century gold prospector named Joseph Foster Hixon, who discovered gold there in 1866. Limited, small-scale placer production has continued sporadically from then until the present day. Operators included the Reno Gold Mining Co., Hixon Placer Inc., and Chilco Explorations Ltd. An undetermined amount of gold was washed from

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PROSPECTING AND TRENCHING REPORT

Gold Quartz Mine. There has been extensive placer mining over the property for over 100 years, with a reported two pound gold nugget being found. A thousand hand panners lived and worked the gold on Hixon Creek, and survived the depressions of troubled time.

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I N.I.S. 93 G/7, 8 I HtF.AU HISTORY OF EXPLORATION AND

Government Creek; in later years the Government Creek Hydraulic Gold Mining Company attempted an operation on the creek. A lease on Hixon Creek just below the mouth of Government Creek was owned in 1922 by Mrs. D.A. Cameron and leased by the Government and Hixon Creeks Gold Mining

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I N.I.S. 93 G/7, 8 I HtF.AU HISTORY OF EXPLORATION AND

Government Creek; in later years the Government Creek Hydraulic Gold Mining Company attempted an operation on the creek. A lease on Hixon Creek just below the mouth of Government Creek was owned in 1922 by Mrs. D.A. Cameron and leased by the Government and Hixon Creeks Gold Mining

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Gold production in hixon

Gold production in hixon Products. As a leading global manufacturer of crushing, grinding and mining equipments, we offer advanced, reasonable solutions for any size-reduction requirements including, Gold production in hixon, quarry, aggregate, and different kinds of minerals.

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Lost Goldmine Of The Wissahickon Asset 2

Jul 30, 2012 In the steep hills of Wissahickon Park, Gorgas Creek tumbles through a thickly-wooded valley on its way to join Wissahickon Creek. Near the intersection of these two creeks, a 20 foot rock outcrop thrusts itself off the hillside like the prow of a stone ship.

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Cache Creek Placer Area

History of Placer Mining Cache Creek • Prospecting in Colorado began in 1858 • 1859, First discovery of gold in Cache Creek Park • 1860, Campbell and Shoewalter excavated their first pits in Cache Creek • 1863, 16 mile long Cache Creek Ditch completed; introduction of “booming” • 1863 1865, most productive days in Cache Creek. About 200 people resided in camps in the area

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» gold mining history

A 204-ounce whopper was found in 1859 on East Fork Althouse Creek. Buck Creek produced the famous 80.4 ounce Armstrong nugget. A 34-ounce nugget was found in Brimstone Gulch. In the early mining days, and even extending well into this century, gold had no special specimen value.

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Gold Creek Mine Western Mining History

The Gold Creek Mine is a gold mine located in Granite county, Montana at an elevation of 6,739 feet. About the MRDS Data: All mine locations were obtained from the USGS Mineral Resources Data System. The locations and other information in this database have not been verified for accuracy.

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Early Mining History. Mining History of Louisa County, Va

The Tinder Flats Mine on Contrary Creek near present day Mineral was first operated in 1830. From 1836 to 1850 the State's annual production of gold was between $50,000 and $100,000. . The Walton Mine on Contrary Creek near Mineral was one of the richest gold deposits in Central Virginia, producing ore ranging from $118.00 to $2,673.00 per ton.

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McKinley Creek Mine, Haines, Alaska, USA

59° 22' 48'' North,136° 13' 48'' West. Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 59.38000,-136.23000. Location: These placer gold mine workings extend at least 2 miles upstream along McKinley Creek from its junction with Porcupine Creek. Cobb (1972 [MF 424]) included them in his location 26 with other placer gold workings on Porcupine and Cahoon Creeks.

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Mckinley Creek Gold Mine Near Klukwan, Alaska The Diggings™

The Mckinley Creek Gold Mine is near Klukwan, Alaska. Historically the site has been part of the Juneau-Skagway Mining District. The Mckinley Creek Gold Mine is a placer mining operation. The ore mined is composed of gold. The host rock in this area is

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Discover The Gold Rush Trail BC History & Culture

Hixon Falls: The 100 foot Hixon Falls (named after Joseph Foster Hixon who found gold on Hixon Creek in the 1860s) falls into a series of deep pools and is a favourite swimming hole for locals and visitors alike. The walk into the falls is short and easy.

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Mining History BC Gold Adventures

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Washington Division of Geology and Earth Resources Open

PLACER GOLD MINING IN WASHINGTON By Wayne S. Moen Placer gold was discovered in Washington in the 1850's, but placer mining did not become particu­ larly active until discoveries were made in the I 860's on Peshastin Creek in Chelan County and on Swauk Creek in Kittitas County. During those early years

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» Indian Creek Gold Claims

Lower Main Indian Creek Claim (I-1) Indian Creek At Luther Gulch (I-1A) Upper Main Indian Creek Claim (I-2) Main Indian Creek at Huey Mine (I-2A) West Branch Of Indian Creek Claims (I-3) South Fork Of Indian Creek Claims (I-4) Tagged with: gold claims, mining properties.

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Washington Division of Geology and Earth Resources Open

PLACER GOLD MINING IN WASHINGTON By Wayne S. Moen Placer gold was discovered in Washington in the 1850's, but placer mining did not become particu­ larly active until discoveries were made in the I 860's on Peshastin Creek in Chelan County and on Swauk Creek in Kittitas County. During those early years

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Lost Goldmine Of The Wissahickon Asset 2

Jul 30, 2012 In the steep hills of Wissahickon Park, Gorgas Creek tumbles through a thickly-wooded valley on its way to join Wissahickon Creek. Near the intersection of these two creeks, a 20 foot rock outcrop thrusts itself off the hillside like the prow of a stone ship.

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Cache Creek Placer Area

History of Placer Mining Cache Creek • Prospecting in Colorado began in 1858 • 1859, First discovery of gold in Cache Creek Park • 1860, Campbell and Shoewalter excavated their first pits in Cache Creek • 1863, 16 mile long Cache Creek Ditch completed; introduction of “booming” • 1863 1865, most productive days in Cache Creek. About 200 people resided in camps in the area

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Mercury Contamination from Historical Gold Mining in

Nov 29, 2016 Underground mining of placer deposits (drift mining) and of hardrock gold-quartz vein deposits produced most of California's gold from the mid-1880s to the 1930s. Another important source of gold from the late 1890s to the 1960s was gold-bearing

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» gold mining history

A 204-ounce whopper was found in 1859 on East Fork Althouse Creek. Buck Creek produced the famous 80.4 ounce Armstrong nugget. A 34-ounce nugget was found in Brimstone Gulch. In the early mining days, and even extending well into this century, gold had no special specimen value.

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MINING HISTORY IN AK AMA Alaska Miners Association

1984 The open-pit, placer mine known as the Valdez Creek Mine produced around 460,000 ounces of gold during their one year in operation. 1985 State purchases Alaska Railroad from the federal government. Alaska's mining industry enters a new phase with the development of large lode mines in the 1980s. 1987 The Pebble Project's world-class deposits of copper, gold, molybdenum, and silver

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Early Mining History. Mining History of Louisa County, Va

The Tinder Flats Mine on Contrary Creek near present day Mineral was first operated in 1830. From 1836 to 1850 the State's annual production of gold was between $50,000 and $100,000. . The Walton Mine on Contrary Creek near Mineral was one of the richest gold deposits in Central Virginia, producing ore ranging from $118.00 to $2,673.00 per ton.

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McKinley Creek Mine, Haines, Alaska, USA

59° 22' 48'' North,136° 13' 48'' West. Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 59.38000,-136.23000. Location: These placer gold mine workings extend at least 2 miles upstream along McKinley Creek from its junction with Porcupine Creek. Cobb (1972 [MF 424]) included them in his location 26 with other placer gold workings on Porcupine and Cahoon Creeks.

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» Indian Creek Gold Claims

Lower Main Indian Creek Claim (I-1) Indian Creek At Luther Gulch (I-1A) Upper Main Indian Creek Claim (I-2) Main Indian Creek at Huey Mine (I-2A) West Branch Of Indian Creek Claims (I-3) South Fork Of Indian Creek Claims (I-4) Tagged with: gold claims, mining properties.

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Chinaman Creek Gold Mine. ivoradventures

Aug 20, 2012 Chinaman Creek is rocky bottomed, with palm trees, cool, clear water, and a serenity that makes you think, no one has ever been there before. Quite a few gold mines have operated in the immediate area, one taking the name of the creek as it’s own name, another was called “Rum Ball”, and a third which is close to the area we were in is called the “Comet Mine”.

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History OceanaGold Haile Gold Mine

After the first discovery of gold in 1827, the creek beds were panned and then several types of early mining techniques were used to harvest the gold. A stamp mill was established in 1837, and multiple mining efforts came and went, including during the Civil War years of 1860-1865.

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Beaver Creek Western Mining History

The Beaver Creek is a gold mine located in Shoshone county, Idaho at an elevation of 4,400 feet. About the MRDS Data: All mine locations were obtained from the USGS Mineral Resources Data System. The locations and other information in this database have not been verified for accuracy.

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Our Story, Vol III Mining ventures often led to

Gold near Fall Creek Attempts to mine gold were made in several parts of the area, mostly just before the turn of the century. One site was in Eau Claire County near the present recreation area of Big Falls, east of Eau Claire and north of Fall Creek. Here workmen dug a pit 25 to 30 feet deep and about six feet across, according to old accounts.

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