• The Lost White Cement Mine of Mono County, California

    Sep 16, 2015· The discovery of the lost White Cement Gold Mine dates back to 1857, which was found in California near the source of the Owens River of the Mammoth Mountain range, at the southern extent of the Sierra Nevada Mountains. There are two similar stories about the original discovery of the White Cement Mines and in

  • Lost Cement Gold Mine of Mammoth Mountain, California

    Lost Cement Gold Mine of Mammoth Mountain, California . Mono Lake, California by Kathy Weiser-Alexander. In 1857 two German men who had been traveling with a California-bound wagon train left the rest of the group and headed out on their own. Winding up in the Mono Lake region of central California, one of the men would later describe the area

  • Lost Cement Mine Historical Marker

    Oct 07, 2006· Somewhere near this spot is located the famous Lost Cement Mine. First discovered in 1857, the find was described as a ledge, 'wide as a curb stone' of rusty, reddish cement, two thirds of it pure gold. (A historical marker located near Mammoth Lakes in Mono County, California.)

  • California Historic Point of Interest: Lost Cement Mine

    Mono County Points of Interest. 23 June 2009 (Click Photos to Zoom) Lost Cement Mine US 395 Near Owens River Road Crestview Lost Cement Mine. Somewhere near this spot is located the famous Lost Cement Mine. First discovered in 1857, the find was described as a ledge, "wide as a curb stone" of rusty, reddish cement, two thirds of it pure gold

  • The Legend of The Lost Cement Mine Amusing Planet

    Nov 05, 2019· In 1980, a plaque dedicated to the lost cement mine was erected near the Owens River Road in Crest. The plaque reads: Somewhere near this spot is located the famous Lost Cement Mine. First discovered in 1857, the find was described as a ledge, "wide as a curb stone" of rusty, reddish cement, two thirds of it pure gold.

  • Lost Cement Mine Wikipedia

    The Lost Cement Mine is a legendary gold vein situated in the eastern Sierra Nevada of California, United States.. It was supposedly found in 1857 by two men who were separated from their group while crossing the Sierra. They traveled near the headwaters of the Owens River, and found some hardened red igneous rock that may have had a large amount of gold in it.

  • lost cement mines Owens Valley History

    The Lost Cement Mines By Walter Chalfant EW HE GEOLOGIC story of Mammoth Canyon is as turbulent as the history of its settlers. The canyon, in the eastern flank of the High Sierra, is dominated by gray Mammoth Mountain, 11,034 feet, coated deep with a frothy pum that mantles the slopes and ridges thereabouts. At one point in

  • Mono County, California Lost Treasures The Rocker Box

    Mono County, California. Lost Treasures Click Here. For These and . Whitman's Lost Cement Mine, which has a gold nuggets imbedded in a natural cement, is thought to be located on or near Pum Flat. More information can be found in. Buried Treasures of California. A Guide to Treasure in California.

  • The Lost Gunsight Mine in Death Valley RareGoldNuggets

    The Division of The PartiesThe Discovery of The Gunsight MineHow The Gunsight Mine Was LostEven though Hunt warned them about the hardships they could face through Death Valley, the group divided themselves into many smaller companies such as Captain Towne and Jim Martin party, The Jayhawkers, the Manly-Bennett party, the Wade and the Brier party. The smaller groups once again took different routes to cross the desert, some traveling through the Panamint Mountains and some walking through Death Valley. Afte在raregoldnuggets上查看更多信息
  • Mono County, California Mines Western Mining History

    All 673 mines in Mono County, California. 9991 Prospect . Ace High . Al Mono . Al Mono Mine . Al Mono Mine . Alexander . Alpha-Oro . Alta Plana . Alta Plana Prospect Lost Horse . Lost Horse Mine . Loughlin . Loughlin Prospect

  • The Lost Gunsight Mine in Death Valley RareGoldNuggets

    Nov 30, 2015· Also Read: Lost Mines in Death Valley Breyfogle’s Gold. And: The Lost White Cement Mine of Mono County, California. Follow, like & share: Updated: August 27, 2016 — 10:14 pm Tags: lost mines, lost mines of California ← Previous Post.

  • lost cement mines Owens Valley History

    The Lost Cement Mines By Walter Chalfant EW HE GEOLOGIC story of Mammoth Canyon is as turbulent as the history of its settlers. The canyon, in the eastern flank of the High Sierra, is dominated by gray Mammoth Mountain, 11,034 feet, coated deep with a frothy pum that mantles the slopes and ridges thereabouts. At one point in

  • Mono County, California Lost Treasures The Rocker Box

    Mono County, California. Lost Treasures Click Here. For These and . Whitman's Lost Cement Mine, which has a gold nuggets imbedded in a natural cement, is thought to be located on or near Pum Flat. More information can be found in. Buried Treasures of California. A Guide to Treasure in California.

  • Mono County, California Mines Western Mining History

    All 673 mines in Mono County, California. 9991 Prospect . Ace High . Al Mono . Al Mono Mine . Al Mono Mine . Alexander . Alpha-Oro . Alta Plana . Alta Plana Prospect Lost Horse . Lost Horse Mine . Loughlin . Loughlin Prospect

  • Legend of June Lake Slot Machines Historical Marker

    Sep 11, 2010· 37° 47.95′ N, 119° 3.819′ W. Marker is in June Lake, California, in Mono County. Marker is at the intersection of Garbage Pit Road and June Lake Loop (California Route 158), on the left when traveling west on Garbage Pit Road.

  • Bridgeport, CA Monument To Historical Monuments

    Bridgeport, California: Monument To Historical Monuments E Clampus Vitus granite monument inventories all 50 historical monuments and plaques in Mono County. Don't miss the Mono Diggings, the Lost Cement Mine, or the McGee Mountain Rope Tow!

  • Chemung Mine, Mono County, California YouTube

    Oct 06, 2016· Chemung Mine, Mono County, California Ghost Towns of Nevada and California. make Thin CSA Concrete Garden Boxes PART 4 Magnet Fishing Lost GoPro in Mine Shaft

  • Chapter 3: Historical Settlement of Mammoth Lakes, CA

    Feb 15, 2015· In 1857, a handful of lost German gold miners found a rich ledge of gold at the headwaters of the Owens River. By 1879, the rumored find had become known as the Lost Cement Mine and the Mammoth boom is on; Mammoth Lakes, Mammoth City back, hosts hotels, saloons, and two newss.

  • California Mines Western Mining History

    Mono County Mines (673 Mines) Monterey County Mines (142 Mines) Napa County Mines (252 Latest California Mine Updates Lost Burro Mine . Mammoth Mine . Big Bell Mine . Chemung Mine . Log Cabin Mine . Enterprise 1 & 2

  • Correcting Recent Bodie Myths

    37 C. L. Anderson, Map of the Bodie Mining District, Mono County, CA. San Francisco, CA: Edward Eysen, 1880; Mono County Courthouse, Book L, 586; John F. Parr, "Reminiscences of the Bodie Strike," Yosemite Nature Notes, Vol. VII, No. 5 (May 1928): 33-38; Second Annual Report of the Standard Consolidated Mining Company for the Year Ending

  • California Limestone mining, mines, mine owners and mine

    California Limestone mining, Limestone mine companies, mine owners and mine information. US-Mining provides information on mines, operators, and minerals mined in California

  • California PacificNG

    Mining activity entered a boom in the Bodie area in the 1880s, the Bodie and Benton Railway was constructed in 1887 to meet the demand for timber by logging the forests South East of Mono Lake. The B&B's main line stretched from Bodie navigating steep grades and two switchbacks down to Mono Mills and the company sawmill.

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    The Yakima Mine. 20 acres. This mine has two cabins. It is located in the Florence gold mining district. The Yakima Mine is clearly marked on all Nez Pierce National Forest maps. $16,000.00 FINANCED!!

  • Historic Sites and Points of Interest in Mono County

    Photographs of National Register Sites and other points of historic interest in Mono County, California