Where was the 54-lb. gold nugget found in 1859?

Answer In April 1859, a 54-lb. gold nugget was found in Dogtown, California, and became known as the Dogtown nugget. Dogtown is located just above the west branch of the Feather River.Source:The Californi... Read More »

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Aussies,will you be joining The Gold Rush to Kalgoorlie WA after 27kg gold nugget found?

No. I'll give it a miss.I tried prospecting with a new fangled White metal detector butdidn't have the patience to stick with it.But I did end up with $500.00 worth of small gold nuggets.I traded a... Read More »

Gold Nugget Hunting in New Mexico?

According to ICMJ Prospecting and Mining Journal, although New Mexico isn't well known for its placer gold, there has been quite a bit found, revealing the potential for finding placer gold in the ... Read More »

Was gold ever found in the UK?

Well, it is very rare to find gold in the UK. But the way we get gold jewellery is from transport. Planes boats and trains go to different countries, buy their gold and bring it all to the UK, and ... Read More »

Where is quartz gold found?

Gold quartz is largely mined from two places: the Sixteenth One Mine in the Sierra Nevada Mountains of Northern California and the Gympie Eldorado mine in Queensland, Australia. Generally speaking,... Read More »