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mcampi January 31, 2015
Hello and thank you. I had just finished a book about this mine. It was a hard shot to get as there was wire mesh over the window. So I had to open up the lens more than I would have nornally to taken this shot.
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mcampi February 02, 2015
In todays dollars that little rock is worth 2.5 Million USD.
 
CWphotos5 April 12, 2015
Really a neat capture!
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Daisy00 July 30, 2015
Very interesting capture, Mark! Thanks for sharing
 
sepia February 02, 2016
Interesting photo.
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SuzMDixon February 21, 2016
Found it! What a great story! Imagine being those miners. Lovely picture too!
 
estercastillo08 June 04, 2016
Great photo !
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artbyJoel January 14, 2018
ANOTHER GREAT PICTURE GOOD LUCK

Portal to Gold

This is the portal to the Kentucky Mine in Sierra City, California. According to the current owner "in 1869 the miners were walking to work when they saw p...
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This is the portal to the Kentucky Mine in Sierra City, California. According to the current owner "in 1869 the miners were walking to work when they saw part of a nugget . A small portion of nugget was uncovered by the rain. The miners quickly begun unearthing it. It turned out to be a 106 Lb. nugget. It was called the" Monumental Nugget" . This picture is the Portal to the mine.
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