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Classifying Gold

Classifying Gold Bearing Material

Classifying is a simple process that is often overlooked by gold prospectors. It is a relatively simple step, but it does take some extra work to do. Basically, you want to remove any larger...

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Metal vs. Plastic Gold Pans

There are a whole lot of options out there today when it comes to gold prospecting equipment. There are new designs and different tools that are coming out every year, designed to help miners...

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Highbanking for Gold

Highbanking has become a very popular way to prospect for gold in recent years. There are a couple different reasons for this. First, highbankers are an excellent tool since you can move quite a...

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Selling Placer Gold to a Refinery

There are a few different options on where to sell your gold. If you are a prospector who has accumulated a bit of placer gold that you need to sell for some quick cash,...

Gold Prospecting in Tasmania

Significant amounts of gold has been produced on the island of Tasmania, even though it has not received as much attention as other on the mainland of Australia. Gold production began over a century...

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Gold Prospecting in Western Australia

While ore was being assayed from the Murchison copper and lead deposits in 1848, gold was discovered in Western Australia for the first time. Four years later prospectors found fairly rich gold-bearing ores in...

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Gold Prospecting in Queensland

At one time Victoria was a richer gold bearing area than any other place in the world, with the exception of California. In 1856, which was Victoria’s richest year, 3,053,744 ounces of gold was...

Victoria Gold Nuggets

Gold Prospecting in Victoria

At one time Victoria was a richer gold bearing area than any other place in the world, with the exception of California. In 1856, which was Victoria’s richest year, 3,053,744 ounces of gold was...