Baker County, Oregon Active Mining Claims The Diggings™

Quick Facts. 1,839 active mining claims. 2 Gold mines located in Baker County, Oregon. Listing claims originally filed between the 2020's and the 1890's .

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Baker County, Oregon Mining Claims The Diggings™

Quick Facts. 692 active mining claims.; 7,387 closed mining claims.; 1 Other mines located in Baker County, Oregon. Listing claims originally filed between

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REPORT - Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries

The Washington Gulch Mining Claims are located in Sections 22 and 2j1 Township 9 South, Range 36 East of the Willamette Meridian,'in the eastern foot hills of the

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Argonaut Claims – Western Mining History

The Argonaut Claims is a silver and gold mine located in Baker county, Oregon at an elevation of 7,500 feet. About the MRDS Data: All mine locations were

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Mining in Baker County Access Genealogy

Mining in Baker County. Along in the 60’s there was some placer mining within the Baker gold district. In the year 1897 the yield of gold from 313 gold

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Baker County, Oregon Mining Claims The Diggings™

Filter 10,000 mining claims by commodity, decade, disposition, and type in Baker County, Oregon.

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Last Chance Claim Reports - Oregon Department of Geology ...

( Gold) Virtue District, Ba,ker County Independence Mine . ' .Anna B. Rick, 1705 15th st., Baker, Oregon T. 9S., R. 41E., Sec. 7 .. a. 'lhis is seven mile via the Gray .lagle road to Baar. One t'ull q~_rtz olaim calle.d the Laat Chance Claim and taken J"uly 1, 1945. Old trench88' and proftpeot workings and one vertical sha:ft to retleat :pu'.'t interes-t in t.qia pl;'Operty-, but essentially ...

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Northern Star Gold Placer Near Baker City, Oregon The ...

Gold mining deposit report for "Deposit #Usgs10152801" (#USGS10152801) in Baker County, Oregon.

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Sumpter Valley- - Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral ...

DREDGE MINING for gold in Eastern Oregon continues to be one of the region's major in­ dustries a survey of current oper­ ations reveals. t'Doodle Bua" Shown Baker county boasts the largest dredge s in v the Northwest in its The Reconl-Courier's photographer caught this "doodle bug" ll D d gold dredge in action. Notice the gravel being dumped by the umpter a ey re gmg company electric ...

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Baker - Oregon Gold

In 1861, Henry Griffin discovered gold in Griffin’s Gultch and the great finds of Baker County began. Baker County is responsible for two thirds of the gold found in Oregon.Extremely rich placer deposits and discoveries of near-by lodes have generated over 2,000,000 ounces of gold produced in Baker County.

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Gold ORE I R39E R COUNTY I - Oregon Department of Geology ...

COUNTY AREA I E EVATION gj ' ..... . ROAD OR HICl-IWAY rt ... KENT MINE (Gold) Baker District Owners: George and Chester Gardener, Baker, Oregon. "The Kent Mine, also called the Stub Mine, in the upper part of Washington gulch, has the most development work of any in this area. It is located in sec. 20, T. 9 S., R. 39 E., and has a small, poorly designed mill, located about 1¼ miles from the ...

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Baker County, Oregon Mining Properties - Lands of America

Baker County, Oregon Mining Properties. Includes 5 mining properties located in Baker County, Oregon totaling 741.5+/- acres The Maxwell Mine 135+/- acres is located in the beautiful forest land West of Baker City on Rock Creek on the West side of the Elkhorn Mountains The White Swan Mine 53.3+/- acres, Virtue Extension Mine 224.5+/- acres St. Paul Mine 19.2+/- acres are located in the ...

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Northwest Oregon’s Lost Mining Districts - Oregon Gold

Not to be confused with the mining district of the same name in Baker County, this little known mining district was actually located in Eastern Clatsop County. As any experienced prospector can attest, this rugged coastal forest is hardly an ideal geological setting for gold country, but apparently, nobody ever told that to the early settlers in that area who decided to look for the illusive ...

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Ibex Gold Mine Near Granite, Oregon The Diggings™

The Ibex Gold Mine is near Granite, Oregon. Historically the site has been associated with the Granite Area which is now part of the Whitman National Forest. The Ibex Gold Mine is a underground mining operation. Mine operations consist of underground workings. There is one known shaft. Subsurface depth reaches a maximum of 183 meters (600 feet). The ore mined is composed of cinnabar, marcasite ...

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Oregon's Biggest Gold Nuggets - RareGoldNuggets

04/06/2014  The area around the towns of Cave Junction and Takilma in Josephine County was an exceptionally gold-rich part of Southern Oregon. The Illinois River Valley was one area that has produced some huge gold nuggets over the years. Althouse Creek, a tributary to the East Fork Illinois River, has probably produced more large nuggets than any other part of Oregon. It was reported that a 17-pound gold ...

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Gold Mining Claims Oregon Baker County

Gold Mining Claims Oregon Baker County. Gold was first discovered in eastern oregon in 1861 in griffin gulch in the baker district, baker county.The town of auburn was soon established as the first settlement and base for exploration.By about 1870 the richest placers were exhausted, but quartz lodes were discovered and developed, although slowly, and by 1900 were substantially.

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High Bar Gold Mine History

The High Bar gold deposit is a well known placer deposit in the historically gold-rich area of Baker County, Oregon. Over the past century many men have tried to mine the High Bar, but they could never overcome the major limitation there; lack of access to water. Abundant water is the lifeblood of any mine and High Bar is no exception. Many have tried, and failed, to build reservoirs and pipe ...

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Baker Area Mining Claims - royalexpert

04/04/2018  Located in baker county, oregon, usa.45 minutes from baker city, oregon and 2 34 hours from boise, idaho.Description the high bar gold mine is a fully permitted and approved placer mine located in gold-rich baker county oregon.The unpatented mining claims encompass over 2400 acres, are contiguous and are historically famous for its gold.

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Oregon Historical Mining Information - Mining Claim Record ...

As part of an ongoing project to preserve and make accessible Oregon's historical mineral and mining information, DOGAMI photographed books held by the Baker County Recorder’s Office. These books, available as PDFs below, contain records of mining claims sold and purchased and claim locations from 1862 to 1964 (placer claims) or 1908 (quartz lode claims). Individuals were required to show ...

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Baker County, Oregon Mines The Diggings™

Filter 867 mines by commodity, disposition, development status, and record type in Baker County, Oregon.

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Oregon Mines - Mining Artifacts

Another Baker County gold mining district was at Cornucopia, some 50 miles east of Baker City in the Wallowa Mountains. Baker County had teemed with miners in the 1860s, and a new series of excitements followed the arrival of the railroad in 1884. The Oregon Gold Mining Company in Cornucopia reported a 20-stamp mill in 1889. This was an industrial operation that required

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Past Producing Oregon Gold and Silver Mine for Sale, only ...

Baker City, Oregon: x • 1 twenty acre lode claim • 20.66 acres • past producing silver + gold mine • gold, silver, quartz, iron, lead • high grade gold ore and free milling gold • low grade gold ore: 1/2 - 1 opt Au • 425 feet of adit • many small stopes • Easy access and parking available • all documentation + taxes current : For Sale. $24,500 Cash. The Black Swan mine is ...

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7 Rivers in Oregon that are Full of Gold Nuggets ...

09/11/2016  The Burnt River is a very rich gold-bearing river is Eastern Oregon, draining some of the richest areas in the entire state of Oregon. The richest stretch can be found in the steep canyon areas upstream from Huntington and Durkee. The Lost Dutchman Mining Association has several claims within the Burnt River Canyon.

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OREGON GOLD MAPS, OREGON GOLD PANNING, OREGON GOLD

gold in oregon - gold maps for gold panning, metal detecting and prospecting with over 2700 gold sites. gold maps are great for gold panners, gold metal detecting, gold prospectors, rock hounds, campers, hikers, and geologist. the location and mineral occurrence of gold for these sites came from extensive research of the oregon data files from the u.s.g.s. documents. (mrds files) gold maps ...

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Union County, OR mining, mines, mine owners and mine ...

Afterthought Claim: Gold Lead Zinc: Afterthought Claims: BLM Administrative Area: Gold Lead Zinc: Andes Prairie Quarry: Oregon State Highway Division: Stone: Andes Prairie Quarry: Oregon State Highway Department: Stone, Crushed: Antler No. 1 Pit: D. Mc C Corp. National Forest: Stone: Antler Pit #1: National Forest: Stone: Baker Rock Product ...

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