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The Iowa Department of Natural Resources's (DNR) interactive map of coal mines in Iowa shows the locations of coal mines and mine entrances throughout Iowa, and also has the option to search the map by street address. Users may click on the map to access information about mine use dates, type, mining method, entrance type, and links to original mine maps

  • Iowa Hill District (MRDS #10310631) AU
    Iowa Hill District (MRDS #10310631) AU

    The Iowa Hill District is in central Placer County in the vicinity of the old mining town by the same name. The town of Colfax is about 5 miles to the west. It is a large placer and drift mining district covering an area north of the American River, along Shirttail Canyon and Indian Creek in

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  • IOWA_GOLD_WHERE_TO_GO
    IOWA_GOLD_WHERE_TO_GO

    Along the Big Sioux River at Klondike in Lyon County, a small placer mining operation recovered gold from river gravel's in the early 1900s -- Iowa's only known commercial gold mining venture. In 1853 an Eldora innkeeper named John Ellsworth reported gold on his farm along the Iowa river

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  • Iowa Shaft – Western Mining History
    Iowa Shaft – Western Mining History

    The Iowa Shaft is a gold mine located in Sierra county, California at an elevation of 5,200 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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  • Lost Creek Fuel Company Shaft, 1896; Lost Creek, Iowa
    Lost Creek Fuel Company Shaft, 1896; Lost Creek, Iowa

    This 1896 image shows the coal mining operation going on at Lost Creek, Iowa, located near Eddyville in Mahaska County. Lost Creek is the site of one of the deadliest coal mining explosions in history

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  • Prospectors find gold in Iowa and Illinois
    Prospectors find gold in Iowa and Illinois

    Nov 05, 2013 Neither state has appealed much to commercial gold mining operators. A small gold mine operated for a short time around 1900 along the Big Sioux River in Lyon County, Iowa

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  • Iowa Hill, Gold Districts of California
    Iowa Hill, Gold Districts of California

    Gold Districts of California. IOWA HILL. Location. The Iowa Hill district is in central Placer County in the vicinity of the old mining town of that name. It is an extensive placer-mining district that includes the Roach Hill, Monona Flat, Strawberry Succor Flat, Grizzly Flat, Shirttail Canyon, and F Hill areas. History

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  • Thermal City Gold Mine | North Carolina Gem Mine
    Thermal City Gold Mine | North Carolina Gem Mine

    GOLD! GOLD!! GOLD!!! Join us for our annual Jeff Langford Memorial Dig! When: September 4th and 5th at 8:30 a.m. Fee: $125 per Miner for the 2 day event. Call (828) 286-3016 to register, pay when you arrive for the event We will have crafters and vendors. Gem Mine will be open as well during the gold dig. See Y'all At The Creek Bank

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  • North Carolina Gold Mines. Prospecting, Panning, Treasure
    North Carolina Gold Mines. Prospecting, Panning, Treasure

    Gold mining and gold panning and prospecting sites range across North Carolina from Clay and Swain counties in the west to Nash, Halifax and Franklin counties in the east. Many prospecting and panning sites are accessible from primary and secondary roads

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  • Gold Panning in South Carolina | The Best Spots for
    Gold Panning in South Carolina | The Best Spots for

    May 02, 2019 Cherokee County is perhaps best-known as one of the primary focuses of the controversial Nuclear Power 2010 Program. But among prospectors, it's recognized as one of South Carolina's most reliable producers of gold. It's home to Love Springs Mine, among other notable prospecting spots. Love Springs Mine is located in the Appalachian Highlands

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  • Gold Panning in Wisconsin. Where to go Prospecting for Gold
    Gold Panning in Wisconsin. Where to go Prospecting for Gold

    Most of the gold found prospecting in Wisconsin is very fine textured flour gold, brought down from Canada and deposited by glaciers. This glacial gold does not accumulate in large enough quantities to interest large mining companies, but recreational prospectors can find placer gold throughout the streams and rivers of Wisconsin

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  • Mining In Jones County, Iowa | The Diggings™
    Mining In Jones County, Iowa | The Diggings™

    Jones has 9 identified mines listed in The Diggings™. The most commonly listed primary commodities in Jones mines are Lead and Zinc . At the time these mines were surveyed, 3 mines in Jones were observed to have ore mineralization in an outcrop, shallow pit, or isolated drill hole—known as an occurance mine. 1 6 mines were in production at

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  • South Carolina Gold Mines, Prospecting, Panning, Treasure
    South Carolina Gold Mines, Prospecting, Panning, Treasure

    The gold mines and prospecting and panning areas of South Carolina are part of the gold belt that extends from Central Alabama to Northern Virginia. There are many gold mines and prospecting and panning sites near Rock Hill, York and Gaffney. The famous Haile Gold Mine is near Kershaw in Lancaster County. The Ridgeway Gold Mine is about 25

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  • Gold Panning in California | The Best Spots for Prospecting
    Gold Panning in California | The Best Spots for Prospecting

    Matelot Gulch Mining operates out of Columbia State Historic Park. The mining town of Columbia was established shortly after the discovery of gold in the area in 1850. Between this initial discovery and 1870, it produced more than $1 billion worth of gold. Matelot

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  • gold proapecting in caroline county ia
    gold proapecting in caroline county ia

    East Coast Gold Prospecting ia Gold - Know More. 19-02-2017 0183 32 A little known fact is long before the big Gold Rush out west, was the East Coast Gold rush You can visit and get a tour and see what it was like to live and work in a gold mining camp Around the town of Goldvein, ia there are also about 19 or so old abandoned Gold Mines and prospecting pits Throughout most of Fauquier County

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  • Prospecting and Panning for Gold in Iowa
    Prospecting and Panning for Gold in Iowa

    All gold found in Iowa is believed to be glacial gold, brought down by glaciers that once covered the state. Geologist believe that these glaciers advanced and receded over the Midwest numerous times over thousands of years, each time bringing gold bearing gravels from Ontario and Manitoba, Canada. As the glaciers receded, these gravels were scattered about, leaving behind the gold that is still there

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  • Gold in Iowa - Prospecting Locations
    Gold in Iowa - Prospecting Locations

    Sep 10, 2014 Where You Can Find Gold in Iowa . The first gold discovery in Iowa was in Hardin County. Shortly after the organization of the county in the spring of 1853, an innkeeper named John Ellsworth shared the information to a faithful few that he had discovered gold upon his farm, which was located within a short distance south of the county seat of Eldora City. The discovery was Iowa’s own

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  • Mining In Clayton County, Iowa | The Diggings™
    Mining In Clayton County, Iowa | The Diggings™

    Clayton County, Iowa has 23 records of mines listed by the United States Geological Survey (USGS). Quick Facts. 23 USGS records of mines in Clayton County, Iowa. Lead , Zinc , Industrial Sand and Gravel , Silica , and Fluorine-Fluorite mines located in Clayton County, Iowa. See All; Mines Summary in Clayton County, Iowa

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  • Mining In Allamakee County, Iowa | The Diggings™
    Mining In Allamakee County, Iowa | The Diggings™

    Historic Mining Records (USGS) Allamakee has 8 identified mines listed in The Diggings™. The most commonly listed primary commodities in Allamakee mines are Lead , Iron , and Zinc . At the time these mines were surveyed, 2 mines in Allamakee were observed to have ore mineralization in an outcrop, shallow pit, or isolated drill hole—known as

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  • Home - OceanaGold - Haile Gold Mine
    Home - OceanaGold - Haile Gold Mine

    Contact Us. 6911 Snowy Owl Road P.O. Box 128 Kershaw, SC 29067 Phone: (803)

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  • Gold, Silver, And Other Mining Claims In Clayton County
    Gold, Silver, And Other Mining Claims In Clayton County

    15 records of mines in Clayton County, Iowa Mining Districts. Total Claims Active Claims Closed Claims Active Acres Total Mines Prospects Occurrences. Plants Producers. Upper Mississippi Valley-Guttenberg Mining District 0 0 0 0 5 0 0. 0 5. Upper Mississippi Valley-North Buena Vista Mining District 0 0 0 0 4 0 0. 0 4. Elkader Area 0 0 0 0 3 0 1

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