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A lost mine belonging to a Mexican who found it "chasing a mule" is said to be located west of Mono Lake on the summit of the High Sierras. More information can be found in. A Guide to Treasure in California. The Lost Bodie Mine is thought to be located near the town …

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Oct 07, 2006 · (A historical marker located near Mammoth Lakes in Mono County, California.) 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

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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. Various circumstances prevented the original discoverers from returning to claim their wealth. History indicates the location of the Lost Cement Mine may have been rediscovered and mined …

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Among hundred-year-old files of the San Francisco Daily Evening Post, Richard Lingefelter discovered this story of the Lost Cement Mine by James W. A. Wright. Wright wrote his account in the fall of 1879, after a summer visit to Mono County's mining camps in eastern California

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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

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61 California (Mono County), Mammoth Lakes — 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

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Nov 30, 2015 · The Lost Gunsight Mine in Death Valley. The legend of the Lost Gunsight Mine dates back to the year 1849 when a group of men in 107 wagons were traveling to California from Utah. Captain Jefferson Hunt was initially guiding the wagons to the gold fields by taking the most known route. However, some of the members did not agree to take the regular path and decided to take a much …

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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 as “the burnt country.”

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Sep 16, 2015 · The Lost White Cement Mine of Mono County, California. 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 both the versions the …

california historic point of interest: lost cement mine

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. Various circumstances prevented the original discoverers from returning to claim their wealth. History indicates the location of the Lost Cement Mine may have been rediscovered and mined …

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Oct 07, 2006 · (A historical marker located near Mammoth Lakes in Mono County, California.) 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

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A lost mine belonging to a Mexican who found it "chasing a mule" is said to be located west of Mono Lake on the summit of the High Sierras. More information can be found in. A Guide to Treasure in California. The Lost Bodie Mine is thought to be located near the town of …

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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

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61 California (Mono County), Mammoth Lakes — 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

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Oct 01, 1984 · Among hundred-year-old files of the San Francisco Daily Evening Post, Richard Lingefelter discovered this story of the Lost Cement Mine by James W. A. Wright. Wright wrote his account in the fall of 1879, after a summer visit to Mono County's mining camps in eastern California

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Lost Cement Mine: US 395 Near Owens River Road: Crestview: POI: 395-12: Lost Cement Mine: Lower Rock Creek: Lower Rock Creek Road: Inyo National Forest: POI: Lower Rock Creek: Lower Rock Creek: …

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Waterfall Mine of Shasta County Once gold was discovered and the California Gold Rush began, more than 500 camps, villages, and towns sprang up almost overnight as some 80,000 prospectors poured into the Mother Lode country in 1849 alone