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Placer Examination Book

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Principals and Practice

Are you struggling under the recession? Go find Gold! This book will help you. A rare field guide book “... prepared specifically for use by the Bureau of Land Management personnel” to evaluate gold placer mining operations, with the hope that it would be “useful to the mining profession.” 
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(Editors note: Order your book now and we are adding an "extra value" gift that will be of great value to your search for "the yellow stuff".)

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Mining Law of 1872 As Amended: What is this mining claim law of the land and how does it work?

How To Stake Your Mining Claim: A how-to article showing all you need to know to stake out your fortune.

Maintaining Your Claim and Assessment Work: Now that you have claimed it, you have to maintain it.

How To Patent A Mining Claim: A how-to—complete with a link to a white paper report by the late William B. Murray, Northwest mining attorney

How To Build Yourself A Gold Mining Rocker: A how-to with blueprint for building a workable rocker for gold placer mining.

Mining and Prospecting Articles

Minor Miner: A book excerpt of a humorous account of a sixteen year old's summer of 1955 as part of the Moab Utah uranium rush.

Golden Opportunities: The opportunity of a lifetime and how to obtain it.

Is This A Grab Sample Or A "Gab" Sample?: How to give a true assessment of the mineral worth of a property by proper sampling

Opportunity Lost: A true "believe it or not" gold story

Mining Articles From Our Sister Mining Publications

The Prospector Commentary
It Is Time Again...But Where Are The Juniors?: A to the point, hard hitting, no punches held back, commentary by Barry Murray that explores the current need for junior investors to step up to the plate.
Mining Properties of Merit

Alaska Silver: A portfolio of the Win Group of Claims at Bowser Creek, Alaska. A silver prospect with solid credentials. Click to see the sale proposal for this property.
The Win Group of claims have been increased from 32 claims to 167, over 6700 acres—see new claims map

Nepheline Syenite, Table Mountain, Oregon: The "Swiss Army Knife" of industrial metals. Portfolio, complete with PDF reports.
See the owners introduction to Table Mountain, Oregon nepheline project and research.
See the new Geological report on the Table Mountain, Oregon nepheline prospect
Actively Seeking Production PartnersClick For More Info

NEW!! True North Tanana Alaska Gold Mining Claims with full facility crew camp and equipment for sale.

Alaska Livengood Gold Claims For Sale:
480 acres State of Alaska gold claims with very good road access in an area famous for gold!!

Four Alaska Federal Interior Gold Claims For Sale Off The Dalton Hwy. next to the successful Jubilee Gold Mine. Complete with a medium/small finishing centrifuge.

The Nick Gold Mine Pershing County, NV
Historical past producer with placer AND hard rock potential. Fully permitted for placer mining. Minimal work required to be turn-key ready for production. Fully permitted wash plant on site. Two water wells with a total allocation of over 132 million gallons of process water annually. Property includes a two acre millsite area with a fully equipped 400 yard per hour placer recovery circuit, 50,000 gallon water storage tank, three recirculation ponds, an on-site water well, and a tool and parts inventory storage house. Available for outright purchase.
Click HERE for a PDF report of the property

Dawson City Producing Gold Mine For Sale —Wounded Moose Gold Mine
80 km SE of Dawson City, area of the Klondike Gold Rush of 1897. Two wheel drive road access for entire mining season. Land use permits and water license in place as well as equipment and camp.

Numerous Nome Alaska Gold Claims For Sale:
Over 2500 acres under claim so should have something that would work for most miners. Average cost to purchase is about 10K/claim. Some are less if you wanted to take all of them in a given area. Some are more where we have tested paystreaks.

The Telegraph Gold Mine, Downieville, California is a fully permitted underground gold mine located in one of the richest districts of the California Mother Load. Historical Mother Lode Producer-Huge Gold Reserve -Rich Tertiary River Channels - Five Large High-grade Veins - 3,000 Acres With 9 Mines - CA NI 43-101 available. Open for joint venture partnership.

Our readers have been asking for Alaska gold claims like these! Historic Alaska Chicken Creek Gold Claims For Sale - 28 Alaska Gold Dredging and Cat Mining Claims for Sale

New Mexico Gold, Oro Grande, Placer Gold Mining Claims For Sale In Historic Big Burro Mountain Area, White Signal Mining District
New Mexico gold placer claims for sale or possible joint venture. The recent re-discovery of a quarter-of-a-century old economic appraisal report for a proposed large placer project has led to the formation of Oro Grande claims of 680 acres (17 claims) of placer gold claims in southwest New Mexico. The claims are fully encompassed by historic mining activity.

Gold, Silver, Copper and Zinc mining claims in the midst of mining friendly Northern Nevada's mineral boom area.17 patented mining claims and 2 quarter sections of fee land for sale.

Patented Montana Gold Mine For Sale - Historic Bannack District
89.25 acres of patented gold property legally divided into 6 parcels located along Grasshopper Creek. It comes with all water and mineral rights. This property is one of the last (and mostly) un-mined parcels along Grasshopper Creek (Each Parcel has creek frontage).

California, Permitted, Production Ready, Gold Mine for Sale.
The Discovery Day Gold Property is one of only a few permitted, production ready properties with its own on-site mill available in California, consisting of 48 unpatented BLM mining covering over 950 acres of land and encompassing the entire prolific Knownothing mining district. The claim block contains 5 historical producing mines, the Discovery Day, Gilta, Hansen, Knownothing and Jeannette. As a group this collection of mines produced over 60,000 ounces of gold, and were considered some of the most valuable in the state.

Gold Rush Yukon - Dawson City Klondike, Kohlman Gold Mine For Sale Complete With Equipment and Housing
Located on Bonanza Creek four miles from Dawson City, Yt. consisting of 27 creek and bench claims all blocked together. There is approximately 80 years of assessments on the claims, with 9 years left on a 10 year water license. Placer mine comes with one house and a small cabin and two van trailers converted into shops with various supplies and one shipping container for storage of new parts.

Kluane Lake, Yukon “Bliss” Gold Property For Sale By Owner:
29 grouped claims in good standing and mining equipment with a Water License and Land Use Permit is in place and good until 2016. Located in the south west Yukon in the Kluane Mining region, along scenic Kluane lake across from Burwash Landing and Destruction Bay.

Re-Listed! Montana, Elk Gulch Vermiculite Mine For Sale.
This property consists of eighty-five (85) BLM mining claims near Dillon, Montana. A significant investment by the owning company has allowed the mine and mill to become production-ready.

Gold Creek Alaska Gold Nugget Mine For Sale or Trade:
10 state of Alaska gold mining claims, 40 acres each. Near Wiseman Alaska in an area referred to by old-timers as the “potato patch” due to the large size of the nuggets. Priced to sell...this one won't last long!

Alaska Gold /Platinum Producing Mine For Sale
Brooks Range Exploration II LLC. offering 9,500 acres of State of Alaska mining claims in the Brooks Range on Wild Lake at Lake Creek near Bettles Alaska with camp and equipment on site ready to produce.

The Eldorado Gold Mine — an Arizona/Nevada border 20 acre patented gold claim for sale inside of Lake Mead National Recreation Area, forty minutes from Las Vegas and 25 miles south of Hoover Dam. Make gold and recreate on your own private land.

FOR SALE – 10 Iron ore properties in Nevada
All Projects are on Bureau of Land Management land which includes 132 claims (2640 acres) located in Mineral, Nye and Esmeralda County.

Alaska Prospect Creek Gold Claims — 14 active gold claims north of Fairbanks Alaska in a famous hot area for gold. These claims are accessible by road, with cabin and airstrip. Complete with mining permit.

Dawson City Producing Gold Mine For Sale —Wounded Moose Gold Mine
80 km SE of Dawson City, area of the Klondike Gold Rush of 1897. Two wheel drive road access for entire mining season. Mine is mostly prepared and ready to mine for the 2010 season, and the owner will provide assistance, advice, training, orientation, for the 2010 season. Land use permits and water license in place as well as equipment and camp.

International Quartz Quarry Ontario Canada. This property includes: a mountain top silica quarry located on 200 acres.

Alaska Gold: An Alaska gold prospect of merit with year round accessibility. For sale or lease or joint venture— sale price is $350,000 US.
See the full article/report, presented by our sister publication NEW!! This property is also being combined with 2 other Fairbanks Alaska gold properties as the owner is retiring. Click here for info.

Anvil Creek—Ophir Alaska gold mine and gold finding, potential B&B/hunting and fishing lodge. Complete with house and cabin, all mining equipment, vechicles (including boat), web site, and permits to run a thriving nugget gold tourist attraction. $650,000 USD takes it all! The owner would aslo consider a joint venture.


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