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Historic New Mexico Gold Mines - Gold Maps Online

The first recorded gold discovery in the state happened in 1828 in Old Placers. The discovery was followed by establishments of many other New Mexico gold mines. Prior to 1904, total gold production from New Mexico was worth $6,750,000. Much of the gold is a byproduct of mining

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Placer Gold Resources in New Mexico

Placer Gold deposits in New Mexico. Placer gold deposits were an important source of gold in New Mexico prior to 1902, but placer production after 1902 has been minor. The earliest reports of placer mining were in the 1600s along the northern Rio Grande.

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Mines In and Around New Mexico

The recent mine spill on the Animas River has resulted in an increased interest in the locations of current and past mines. This map depicts current and abandoned mines from the USGS Mineral Resource Data system and the watersheds they fall within. ... The New Mexico Environment Department is providing current information about the Gold King ...

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Gold Prospecting in New Mexico. Where to Find Gold.

New Mexico has a rich gold mining history, and plenty of gold is left to be discovered today. Miners and prospectors have found gold nuggets weighing several ounces using metal detectors and drywashers. Researching the areas that are known gold producers is your best chance of finding gold today.

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New Mexico Gold Maps Gold Claims

Our New Mexico Gold Maps shows there are currently 13,019 active gold claims and 178,244 abandoned gold claims located throughout the state. Of those active claims, 11,528 are lode claims and 1,491 are placer. Of those abandoned claims, 161,813 are lode and 16,431 are placer.

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8 Rivers in New Mexico Where You Can Find Gold ...

Sep 25, 2017  The Elizabethtown area is one of New Mexico’s richer mining areas with many large gold nuggets to its credit, but finer gold has been found in the Moreno River. The fine gold in the Moreno River is likely sourced from small gold veins occurring within volcanic bedrocks containing richer ores that erode away to deposits gold in the river. 2.

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Placer Gold Deposits of New Mexico - USGS

HISTORY OF PLACER MINING IN NEW MEXICO Placer mining began in 1828, when the rich placer deposits of the Ortiz Mountains, Santa Fe County, were discovered (Jones, 1904, p. 21). Even before that discovery, New Mexico was the scene of some mining activity. The Pueblo Indians mined and used turquoise for ornaments, and there is

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Mining In New Mexico The Diggings™

The most commonly listed primary commodities in New Mexico mines are Silver , Gold , and Copper . At the time these mines were surveyed, 715 mines in New Mexico were observed to have ore mineralization in an outcrop, shallow pit, or isolated drill hole—known as an occurance mine. 1 New Mexico has 647 prospect mines. 2 1,925 mines were in ...

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Placer Gold Deposits of New Mexico - USGS

HISTORY OF PLACER MINING IN NEW MEXICO Placer mining began in 1828, when the rich placer deposits of the Ortiz Mountains, Santa Fe County, were discovered (Jones, 1904, p. 21). Even before that discovery, New Mexico was the scene of some mining activity. The Pueblo Indians mined and used turquoise for ornaments, and there is

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Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Gold Mines The Diggings™

Filter 128 gold mines by commodity, disposition, development status, and record type in Rio Arriba County, New Mexico. Quick Facts Antimony , Beryllium , Bismuth , Calcium , and Copper mines located in Rio Arriba County, New Mexico.

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11 of New Mexico's Richest Mining Towns (see Map)

The Homestake Mine became very rich bringing in thousands of miners who set up the town. Mining continued to the late 1890s when the mines began to close and the miners move to other places. Today the town is a ghost town with little to show for its existence. Next: Gold Prospecting Sites in New Mexico

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NEW MEXICO GOLD MAPS, GOLD PLACERS AND GOLD PANNING IN NEW ...

gold maps include gps data and were prepared in the areas of new mexico in which the most occurrence of gold has been found and are listed below. The best chance to find Gold in streams, placer deposits, and near old mines and prospects, is to know where the occurrence of gold has been found.

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Santa Fe Gold Corp - Santa Fe Gold Corporation

A U.S.-based mining and exploration enterprise and owns the following mining assets: The Knight’s Peak region of Grant County, New Mexico comprising the Malone Mines, Patanka, Hillcrest, Barranca and Principal Mines, altogether incorporating some twenty mine sites and all located at Knight’s Peak, together with an expanded area surrounding the Malone Mines in the southern region of Burro ...

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Grant County, NM mining, mines, mine owners and mine ...

Gold Uranium: New Years Gift Mine: Carlisle Development Co. Private: Underground: Copper Gold Lead Silver: New Years Gift Mine: C. O And Fred Prevost: Mixed: Copper Gold: New York Mine: BLM Administrative Area: Copper Gold Lead Silver: Ninety Mine: Underground: Copper Gold Lead Silver Zinc: Nmsh and Td Surfacing Pit 85-27-S: Sand and Gravel ...

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8 New Mexico Claims for sale or lease - Gold and silver mines

Eight mining claims in the Tres Hermanas Mining District near Deming, New Mexico.This well-known mining district is located two miles from a major paved highway between Deming and Columbus, New Mexico. These gold, silver, lead, zinc, and other minerals claims are located on B.L.M. land and have been in the present owner's possession since 1965.

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Finding Desert Gold Deposits in New Mexico ...

Jun 09, 2015  While a certain volume of New Mexico’s gold came about as a byproduct of mining for other ores and minerals, there were certain areas that were regarded as rich and promising grounds for the supply of gold. Geology of New Mexico Gold . The supply came in many forms; whether sourced from exposed bench deposits, or buried deposits in a mine, to ...

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New Mexico - Mining and Minerals Division

Mine Registration and Reporting Program registers all mines, annually collects data on active mining operations, and provides statistical information on New Mexico's mining industry. Mining Act Reclamation Program (Hard Rock Mining) regulates, inspects, and enforces on all hard rock or mineral mines from beryllium to zeolite (excluding ...

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Ranch owners seek right to oppose gold mine in Ortiz ...

Oct 01, 2013  According the Estrins’ lawsuit, an analysis filed with the New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department in July by Santa Fe Gold

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Lincoln County, NM Gold mining, mines, mine owners and ...

Lincoln County, NM Gold mines, mine companies, mine owners and mine information. US-Mining provides information on mines, operators, and minerals mined in Lincoln County, NM

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Buried Treasure In New Mexico. Where To Look!

The Lost Frenchman Gold Mine is located near Truchas Peak, in the Nacimiento Mts. The Jesse James Cache - Near the town of Santa Clara, is a supposed treasure buried by Jesse James. For more information on how to research buried treasure please visit my page here. Good luck! And have fun in your search for buried treasure in New Mexico.

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New Mexico Mines For Sale - MineListings

Complete List of Claims, Mineral Properties, Deposits Mining Projects For Sale in New Mexico . Lease, Option, Joint Venture Available.

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About - Santa Fe Gold Corporation

A U.S.-based mining and exploration enterprise and owns the following mining assets: The Knight’s Peak region of Grant County, New Mexico comprising the Malone Mines, Patanka, Hillcrest, Barranca and Principal Mines, altogether incorporating some twenty mine sites and all located at Knight’s Peak, together with an expanded area surrounding the Malone Mines in the southern region of Burro ...

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Santa Fe Gold Corp - Santa Fe Gold Corporation

A U.S.-based mining and exploration enterprise and owns the following mining assets: The Knight’s Peak region of Grant County, New Mexico comprising the Malone Mines, Patanka, Hillcrest, Barranca and Principal Mines, altogether incorporating some twenty mine sites and all located at Knight’s Peak, together with an expanded area surrounding the Malone Mines

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New Mexico Mining History - Albuquerque Gem Mineral

historians as first gold mining in New Mexico after the Pueblo Revolt of 1680. It took 3 months for the news to reach Missouri, 800 miles away. 1835 - Anthracite mined at Madrid for local use. 1839 - Placer gold discovered at New Placers in San Pedro Mountains. 1840 - Longfellow mine was worked in Bernalillo County.

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Lincoln County, NM Gold mining, mines, mine owners and ...

Lincoln County, NM Gold mines, mine companies, mine owners and mine information. US-Mining provides information on mines, operators, and minerals mined in Lincoln County, NM

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Grant County, NM mining, mines, mine owners and mine ...

Gold Uranium: New Years Gift Mine: Carlisle Development Co. Private: Underground: Copper Gold Lead Silver: New Years Gift Mine: C. O And Fred Prevost: Mixed: Copper Gold: New York Mine: BLM Administrative Area: Copper Gold Lead Silver: Ninety Mine: Underground: Copper Gold Lead Silver Zinc: Nmsh and Td Surfacing Pit 85-27-S: Sand and Gravel ...

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About - Santa Fe Gold Corporation

A U.S.-based mining and exploration enterprise and owns the following mining assets: The Knight’s Peak region of Grant County, New Mexico comprising the Malone Mines, Patanka, Hillcrest, Barranca and Principal Mines, altogether incorporating some twenty mine sites and all located at Knight’s Peak, together with an expanded area surrounding the Malone Mines in the southern region of Burro ...

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8 New Mexico Claims for sale or lease - Gold and silver mines

Eight mining claims in the Tres Hermanas Mining District near Deming, New Mexico.This well-known mining district is located two miles from a major paved highway between Deming and Columbus, New Mexico. These gold, silver, lead, zinc, and other minerals claims are located on B.L.M. land and have been in the present owner's possession since 1965.

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Finding Desert Gold Deposits in New Mexico ...

Jun 09, 2015  While a certain volume of New Mexico’s gold came about as a byproduct of mining for other ores and minerals, there were certain areas that were regarded as rich and promising grounds for the supply of gold. Geology of New Mexico Gold . The supply came in many forms; whether sourced from exposed bench deposits, or buried deposits in a mine, to ...

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New Mexico - Mining and Minerals Division

Mine Registration and Reporting Program registers all mines, annually collects data on active mining operations, and provides statistical information on New Mexico's mining industry. Mining Act Reclamation Program (Hard Rock Mining) regulates, inspects, and enforces on all hard rock or mineral mines from beryllium to zeolite (excluding ...

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Buried Treasure In New Mexico. Where To Look!

The Lost Frenchman Gold Mine is located near Truchas Peak, in the Nacimiento Mts. The Jesse James Cache - Near the town of Santa Clara, is a supposed treasure buried by Jesse James. For more information on how to research buried treasure please visit my page here. Good luck! And have fun in your search for buried treasure in New Mexico.

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Ranch owners seek right to oppose gold mine in Ortiz ...

Oct 01, 2013  According the Estrins’ lawsuit, an analysis filed with the New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department in July by Santa Fe Gold

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Burro Mountains Mining District, Grant Co., New Mexico, USA

Osmer Gold Mine, West Burro Mountains, Burro Mountains Mining District, Grant Co., New Mexico, USA Reference: Ramon S. DeMark (1998) NEW MEXICO WULFENITE New Mexico

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Gold Valley. 20 acre lode/placer claim that produces nuggets located in the War Eagle Mining District. Metal detect this claim for pea size gold! Large pond! Nice cabin (needs a new

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Lincoln County, New Mexico Mines – Western Mining History

All 322 mines in Lincoln County, New Mexico. Abo . Ajax . All American Fluorspar Mine . All American Mine . All American Prospect . Alpha Mill ... Black Gold Mine . Black Hat Group . Black Knight . Blue Front Mine . Blue Star Prospect . Bon Group ...

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Where Is Gold Found In New Mexico?

Aug 25, 2017  Gold is gold, and where it’s been found is where you’re gonna find it in the future. 33 placer districts in the state of New Mexico estimated to have produced 661 thousand ounces. Now that’s when this thing was produced, and that was from 1828 to 1968.

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