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Wyoming Gold Production – Western Mining History

Small amounts of gold were mined in Wyoming almost every year from 1867 through 1938, but only the South Pass-Atlantic City and Douglas Creek districts yielded more than 10,000 ounces each. From 1938 through 1959, the gold mining industry of the State steadily declined. The total gold output through 1959 was about 82,000 ounces.

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Wyoming Claims. In the southwestern part of Albany County the placers were found along Douglas Creek in 1868. Later lode veins were discovered and they yielded copper, silver and gold. The total production is well over 10,000 ounces and the fact that the district has been idle since 1900 should interest the amateur prospector.

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Wyoming Gold - Rich Mining and Panning Areas ...

2015-6-9  Wyoming Gold – Rich Mining and Panning Areas. It is believed that the Spaniards discovered gold in Wyoming as recently as 200 years ago. The first

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Bureau of Land Management Archives . WYOMING GOLD MINING Claim Precious Gemstone Mine Silver Gold Placer Ag Au-NR - $1,150.00. Mullen Creek Department of Land Transfer Info Equipment Feedback Other Claims for Sale Contact Us Add To Favorites CANTERBURY GOLD MINE 20 Acre Placer Gold Mine located in Centennial, WY 82055 The Cantebury Gold claim is a 20-acre unpatented placer mining

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Ghost Towns of Wyoming II

2019-7-8  The history of mining in the Centennial Ridge and the Douglas Creek and Keystone Mining Districts has been one of periodic gold and copper rushes following by periods of disappointment. Rumors circulated since the 1850's of gold in the Douglas Creek area. Allegedly, a member of Sir St. George's hunting expedition discovered gold

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Wyoming Metals - Wyoming State Geological Survey

Gold recovered from gravels up to 20 feet thick varied from 890 to 960 fine, with some silver and traces of platinum. Currey (1965) estimated total gold production from the Douglas Creek placers at about 4,000 ounces. The Douglas Creek district remains a popular area for amateur placer mining

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2017-1-24  LARAMIE TO DOUGLAS CREEK TO TRAVEL FROM LARAMIE TO THE DOUGLAS CREEK CLAIMS AREA. 1. From Exit 311 in Laramie off of I-80 turn South on Hwy 230 (Snowy Range Rd) -105.6142E, 41.3090N

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Things started to pick up in the 1860s, when numerous mining towns were established along its shores. From then until the early 1900s, placer gold was frequently extracted from the Sweetwater River. Lode gold was also discovered in its waters. The Sweetwater River was perhaps the most heavily mined river in Wyoming

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WYOMING GOLD MAPS, GOLD PLACERS AND GOLD

2021-7-7  In 1995, a 27 ounce nuggett was recovered from Strawberry Creek, in the South Pass Mining District, Wyoming. Jackson Lake is shown in the picture to the right with the Grand Teton Mountains in the background, near Jackson Hole. WYOMING GOLD MAPS . A portion of the Gold map from the Jackson Lake Gold

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Wyoming Gold - Gold Hunter - The GOLD HUNTER

Unfortunately, one of the better gold deposits in Wyoming, that is very likely a multi-million ounce gold deposit was withdrawn by the State Legislature and made into a park - the Carissa mine. But this is not the only significant gold deposit at South Pass or in Wyoming, there are many others. Thus, in our book, just released in September 2011 ...

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Douglas Creek Wyoming Gold Mining. Douglas Creek Wyoming Gold Mining 1 Wyoming Douglas Creek Mining Claims For Sale Wyoming Placer Gold Mine For Sale Usa The diamondback placer claim is located in carbon county wyoming in the seminoe mountains it covers 20 acres of terrace gravels on the east bank of the north platte river at miracle mile the interpretation that the vast majority of the coarse ...

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Bureau of Land Management Archives . WYOMING GOLD MINING Claim Precious Gemstone Mine Silver Gold Placer Ag Au-NR - $1,150.00. Mullen Creek Department of Land Transfer Info Equipment Feedback Other Claims for Sale Contact Us Add To Favorites CANTERBURY GOLD MINE 20 Acre Placer Gold Mine located in Centennial, WY 82055 The Cantebury Gold claim is a 20-acre unpatented placer mining

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Wyoming Claims. In the southwestern part of Albany County the placers were found along Douglas Creek in 1868. Later lode veins were discovered and they yielded copper, silver and gold. The total production is well over 10,000 ounces and the fact that the district has been idle since 1900 should interest the amateur prospector.

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Ghost Towns of Wyoming II

2019-7-8  The history of mining in the Centennial Ridge and the Douglas Creek and Keystone Mining Districts has been one of periodic gold and copper rushes following by periods of disappointment. Rumors circulated since the 1850's of gold in the Douglas Creek area. Allegedly, a member of Sir St. George's hunting expedition discovered gold

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Wyoming Metals - Wyoming State Geological Survey

Gold recovered from gravels up to 20 feet thick varied from 890 to 960 fine, with some silver and traces of platinum. Currey (1965) estimated total gold production from the Douglas Creek placers at about 4,000 ounces. The Douglas Creek district remains a popular area for amateur placer mining

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Wyoming Gold Panning - Prospecting Info

The most bountiful placer areas in Wyoming occur in the Douglas Creeek area (Albany County, SW of Laramie) and in the South Pass / Atlantic City area. Other counties where gold has been found in considerable quantities are Albany, Carbon, Crook, Fremont, Warm Spring Creek, Goshen, Johnon, Laramie, Lincoln, Park, and Teton County.

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GemHunter''s Guide to the Douglas Creek Gold 2011-9-24 Much of the gold-bearing gravel in Douglas Creek is 8,500 to 9,000 feet above sea level. The district is generally considered to encompass all placers along Douglas Creek and its tributaries. Another

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WYOMING GOLD MAPS, GOLD PLACERS AND GOLD

2021-7-7  In 1995, a 27 ounce nuggett was recovered from Strawberry Creek, in the South Pass Mining District, Wyoming. Jackson Lake is shown in the picture to the right with the Grand Teton Mountains in the background, near Jackson Hole. WYOMING GOLD MAPS . A portion of the Gold map from the Jackson Lake Gold

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Ghost Towns of Wyoming – Legends of America

2021-9-28  Other districts discovered during that era of relatively high gold prices included Centennial Ridge, Douglas Creek, Gold Hill, Keystone, and New Rambler — all in the Medicine Bow Mountains. These mining towns, along with numerous others would eventually die when the mining played out.

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Start Finding Gold in Wyoming - Where to Prospect and Pan

Wyoming is a great state to prospect for gold! Yet it may be one of the least explored states in the lower 48. Our new 43-page eBook helps you learn where to start your search!. Start Finding Gold! - A Guide to Prospecting in Wyoming takes a look at the major mining districts throughout the state. It covers:

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Wyoming Metals - Wyoming State Geological Survey

Gold recovered from gravels up to 20 feet thick varied from 890 to 960 fine, with some silver and traces of platinum. Currey (1965) estimated total gold production from the Douglas Creek placers at about 4,000 ounces. The Douglas Creek district remains a popular area

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mine d or de douglas creek wyoming

GemHunter''s Guide to the Douglas Creek Gold 2011-9-24 Much of the gold-bearing gravel in Douglas Creek is 8,500 to 9,000 feet above sea level. The district is generally considered to encompass all placers along Douglas Creek and its tributaries. Another

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Ghost Towns of Wyoming – Legends of America

2021-9-28  Other districts discovered during that era of relatively high gold prices included Centennial Ridge, Douglas Creek, Gold Hill, Keystone, and New Rambler — all in the Medicine Bow Mountains. These mining towns, along with numerous others would eventually die when the mining played out.

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2001-4-26  Queen Mine, Shaft House, 1989. The Queen Mine and the Joker Mine, shown below are in the Centennial Ridge and Douglas Mining Districts, located about 2-3 miles from Centennial. The first mine in Albany County was the Morning Star on the

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4. 5. 6. Heavy-Mineral Sandstone in the Upper Cretaceous Rock Springs Formation, Richards Gap, Wyoming (2021) Compare. Preliminary geologic map of the Goat Mountain quadrangle, Albany and Laramie counties, Wyoming (2021) Compare. The Douglas Creek Gold-Copper-Platinum Distric, and Placer Diamonds of the Mullison Creek Area, Albany and Carbon ...

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Casper, Wy Chapter Of The GPAA. - Casper Wyoming Gold ...

The Casper, Wyoming Chapter of the G.P.A.A. Is a Gold Prospecting, and Metal Detecting Club centrally located and member friendly in Casper, Wyoming. Our chapter is a local branch of the "Gold Prospectors Association of America". (GPAA). The GPAA

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About GPAA Chapters - Gold Prospectors Association of

Whether it's a meeting, gold outing or seasonal barbecue, local chapters keep the community alive. ... COKER CREEK, TN Alan Trotter • 865-748-9818 [email protected] FAIRVIEW , TN ... WYOMING. CASPER, WY Eric Weaner [email protected] CHEYENNE, WY Jon Holmes • 307-433-8133 [email protected]

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Gold Dredger Prospecting Video Menu

2011-12-5  Gold Dredger Prospecting Video Menu. After Labor Day 2010 High Hopes. A short stay on the High Hopes claim - minutes. 101 meg. August 2010 Finding a nugget! Doing all the textbook things dredging and ending up with a nugget - 3 1/2 minutes. 33 meg.

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Kirwin - Geology of Wyoming

The glacial features include u-shaped valleys, cirques, arêtes and cols. A well near Double D Ranch encountered about 150 feet of glacial fluvial sediment. Maximum glaciation in the Kirwin area. Direction of ice movement shown by black arrows. Bull

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Lost Basin, AZ - The GOLD HUNTER

Gold is described as visible gold and associated with pyrite and chalcopyrite at several locations. Gold occurs along a 11 km (7 mi) trend in fault breccia, placers, veins, pipes, fanglomerates and alluvium (T28, 29, 30 N, R17 18W). The deposit lies within the Lost Basin Range of northwestern Arizona. Past work in the district suggests ...

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