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20.8 acres in Baker County, Oregon

20.8 acres in Baker County, Oregon. Price Drastically reduced for quick sale. 20.8 /- Acres Deeded. Amazon Patented Gold Mine in Sumpter, OR.Closed 500'' /- Tunnel. Silver Creek runs North corner of property. All Mineral & Timber Rights flow with the land. Buildable through Baker County mining criteria autiful Trees & Views.

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Sumpter, OR Gold mining, mines, mine owners and mine ...

634  · Sumpter, OR Gold mines, mine companies, mine owners and mine information. US-Mining provides information on mines, operators, and minerals mined in Sumpter, OR

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The Sumpter miner. [volume] (Sumpter, Or.) 1899-1905 ...

2021-6-20 · The Sumpter miner. [volume] (Sumpter, Or.) 1899-1905, March 13, 1901, Image 1, brought to you by University of Oregon Libraries; Eugene, OR, and the National Digital Newspaper Program.

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Oregon Mines

2015-1-1 · OREGON MINES. Mammoth Mine - Elkhorn Mnts. near Sumpter, OR. In the early 1850s, prospectors first discovered gold in the southern region of what was then Oregon Territory. In the 1860s, gold miners moved into eastern …

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Sumpter Valley

2019-12-14 · MINING WORLD 2.5 Sumpter Valley-Oregon~s Largest Dredge Operation BlGGEST gold dredge in Oregon, and said to be the largest in the United States outside of California, is that of the Sumpter Valley Dredg­ ing Co., operating on Powder River a few miles below Sumpter. Present operations began in June,

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The Sumpter miner. (Sumpter, Or.) 1899-1905, April 10 ...

For pros pectus, reports, references and general information re garding the property address Cracker Summit Gold Mining Co. H. W. B. SMITH, Manager - - Box 170, Sumpter, Oregon Or, GEO. H. LINSLEY, Secretary and Treasurer Room 80, Jamison Block, Spokane, Wash. University of Oregon Libraries. 1501 Kincaid Street Eugene, OR. 97403-1299 ...

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The Placers and Hard Rock Gold in Sumpter, OR ...

2016-5-1 · Big gold nuggets were commonly found during the height of the gold rush in Eastern Oregon. During those times, when placer mining was prevailing, the placer miners discovered gold-bearing quartz ledges in the area and hard rock …

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Independence Lode and Placer Mining Claims

Located just 20 miles outside of Sumpter, Oregon. Description: The workings at the Independence are not complete by any means and reports state that wide gold bodies are still in place. The mine requires extensive rehabilitation in its current state, but an upfront initial investment will yield massive returns. The mines production record of ...

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Amazon Gold Mine Near Sumpter, Oregon | The Diggings™

The Amazon Gold Mine is near Sumpter, Oregon. Historically the site has been associated with the Cracker Creek Mining District which is now part of the Whitman National Forest. The Amazon Gold Mine is a underground mining operation. The ore mined is composed of pyrite with waste material consisting primarily of quartz.

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Sumpter Valley Dredge State Heritage Area: Mining in ...

2016-5-14 · Sumpter Valley Dredge State Heritage Area211 Austin StSumpter, Oregon 97877. The Sumpter Valley Dredge State Heritage Area is nestled in the scenic Elkhorn Mountain Range. Along with its natural beauty, however, this area is a hub for Oregon mining history. The park is dedicated to educating visitors on gold mining history in the Blue Mountains ...

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California Gold Mine Near Sumpter, Oregon | The Diggings™

The California Gold Mine is near Sumpter, Oregon. Historically the site has been associated with the Cable Cove Mining District which is now part of the Whitman National Forest. The site was first discovered in 1873. The California Gold Mine was closed at the time of data entry with no known plans to re-open.

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State of Oregon: Oregon Ghost Towns

2022-1-1 · Dredges & Doodlebugs. The Sumpter Dredge in Sumpter brought an industrial scale to mining and left miles of tailings as waste. (Oregon State Archives, 2012) Enlarge Image While Chinese miners often worked abandoned claims on a small scale, another part of Oregon''s gold industry saw the growth of mechanization.

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Sumpter Oregon Properties and Gold Mines

Sumpter Valley and Granite in Eastern Oregon draw thousands of visitors each year for a wide variety of activities including: the Historic Sumpter Valley Rail Road, the Sumpter Valley Gold Dredge and Museum, the Baker City Cycling Classic, three seasonal Flea Markets, Gold Panning and mining, miles and miles of ATV and groomed Snow Mobile trails, and excellent Hunting …

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10 Best Places for Gold Prospecting Or Mine Tours

2013-1-28 · In historic Sumpter, Oregon, you can access your inner prospector with a gold mining or gold panning package at the Cracker Creek Mining Camp. The staff will provide you with modern panning ...

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Haunted Mines: Spooky Tales of Ghosts & Gold | U.S. …

2019-10-30 · Crescent Mine Sumpter, Oregon. Visitors to the Crescent Mine, near Sumpter, Oregon, enjoy a golden opportunity to be scared. Ghost Mine on cable TV''s SYFY network featured a two-episode investigation of the haunted Crescent Mine by the show''s two in-house paranormal experts and several miners. Among their discoveries was a spirit named Joe.

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The Sumpter miner. [volume] (Sumpter, Or.) 1899-1905, …

2021-12-30 · GOLD MINING CO. on what may be truly termed "ground floor" terms, will soon end. The present price of the stock is TEN CENTS PER SHARE, on June first the price will be advanced to FIFTEEN CEN I"S PER SHARE. N "S.V-IK oruuDuvwfl ) First Bank of Sumpter, Sumpter, Oregon. REFERENCES Capto, 8tate Bunk, Boise, Idaho.

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eurekamine

The Eureka Mine is an active placer gold mine located in Baker County, Oregon. The property consists of five private parcels and one federal mining claim encompassing 54.03 acres that are located in the Cracker Creek drainage of the Sumpter Mining District.

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Northeast Oregon Gold Mining : Farm for Sale in Sumpter ...

Northeast Oregon Gold Mining. View this farm for sale with 257 acres by Sumpter in Baker County, Oregon 97877. Contact Greg Sackos of Intermountain Realty, Inc. to learn more about this farm. FARMFLIP #157666

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History

In 1934, influenced when President Franklin D. Roosevelt raised the price of gold from $20.00 to $35.00 an ounce, the Sumpter Valley Dredging Company began work to create a new and improved gold dredge. This dredge, a Yuba style dredge, had several improvements to its predecessors. It was larger, its hull being 125 feet long by 52 feet wide.

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The Sumpter Valley Dredge Is A Gem From Oregon''s …

2018-8-24 · The dredge is one of the few remaining gold dredges in the country, and also one of the largest. It was the third dredge built along the Powder River, so its actual name is Sumpter Valley Dredge #3. However, it''s the only one still …

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Columbia Mine Near Sumpter, Oregon | The Diggings™

The Columbia Mine is near Sumpter, Oregon. Historically the site has been associated with the Cracker Creek Mining District which is now part of the Whitman National Forest. The Columbia Mine was closed at the time of data entry with no known plans to re-open. Past operations took place from 1897 to 1916.

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Where to Find Gold Mining and Prospecting in Oregon.

Oregon has a rich gold mining history, and there is still plenty of gold waiting to be found. Most gold prospecting in Oregon is done in the southwest and northeast parts of the state, where extensive gold discoveries have been made. Suction …

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The Sumpter Miner from Sumpter, Oregon on October 11, …

Polndexter Is a prominent mining operator In the lively and bustling mining camp of Sumpter, Oregon. Ores, gold specimens and concentrates (the …

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About The Sumpter miner. [volume] (Sumpter, Or.) 1899 …

2021-12-26 · The Sumpter Miner. The motto of the Sumpter Miner, adopted four years after the newspaper''s launch in 1899, sums up its short-lived raison d''être: "Eastern investors in Oregon mines pay for and read it."The weekly newspaper covered the spectacular boom and bust of this central Oregon town in the years between 1899 and 1905.

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Sumpter Valley Gold Dredge

2021-1-16 · Oregon State Parks offers tours and gold panning demonstrations, and at certain times of the year visitors can watch the Sumpter Valley Railroad''s steam engine make a run through town. Towns like Sumpter are guaranteed to have a …

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Weaver Gold Mine Near Sumpter, Oregon | The Diggings™

12 Eastern Oregon Gold Mining Towns (Maps & Locations ...

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Prospecting for Gold in the United States

The most important mining regions of Oregon are in the northeastern part of the State where both lode and placer gold have been found. Placer gold occurs in many streams that drain the Blue and Wallowa Mountains. One of the most productive placer districts in this area is in the vicinity of Sumpter, on the upper Powder River.

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The Placers and Hard Rock Gold in Sumpter, OR ...

2016-5-1 · Big gold nuggets were commonly found during the height of the gold rush in Eastern Oregon. During those times, when placer mining was prevailing, …

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Sumpter, Sumpter Miner | Oregon Digital Newspaper …

The Sumpter Miner [LCCN: sn96088466] Sumpter, Oregon 1899-1905. The motto of the Sumpter Miner [LCCN: sn96088466], adopted four years after the newspaper''s launch in 1899, sums up its short-lived raison d''être: "Eastern investors in Oregon mines pay for and read it."The weekly newspaper covered the spectacular boom and bust of this central Oregon town in the years …

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The Sumpter miner. [volume] (Sumpter, Or.) 1899-1905 ...

2021-9-8 · Grizzly Gold Mining Co., Sumpter, Ore. LUAF GOLD NEAR PRAIRIE. Ward Brothcrc Strike it in the George Washington. About two mouths ago the Miner con t.iinnl an article announcing a strike of le.if gold iu the shaft nf the George Washington, owned by Ward brothers d Willi. tm Sexton, and situated three.iiid one-half miles north of town.

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Argonaut Gold Mine Near Sumpter, Oregon | The Diggings™

The Argonaut Gold Mine is near Sumpter, Oregon. Historically the site has been associated with the Cracker Creek Mining District which is now part of the Whitman National Forest. The Argonaut Gold Mine is a underground mining operation. The ore mined is composed of pyrite. The ore body extends 1.83 meters (6.00 feet) in width.

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Sumpter Oregon – Western Mining History

The mines around Sumpter were producing millions of dollars in gold every year, earning Sumpter the title of "Queen City". The first of the massive floating gold dredges began mining river gravels just outside Sumpter in 1913. Sumpter, …

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Attractions | City of Sumpter

Attractions. The City of Sumpter offers a wide range of events, trail riding, hiking, flea markets, a historic museum, gold dredge and steam railroad, and lots of gold mining history to explore as well!You can spend time in our park or out on the trail with your ATV, or just relaxing with your family for an afternoon of outdoor fun.

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Sumpter, Oregon Mining Claims | The Diggings™

Quick Facts. 795 active mining claims. 11,167 closed mining claims. Other and Gold mines located in Sumpter, Oregon. Listing claims originally filed between the 2020''s and the 1880''s .

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Eastern Oregon''s decades-old gold tailings attracting new ...

2021-12-22 · Ironside Mining Inc. of Elko, Nev., hopes to reprocess the 10-foot-tall tailings along Oregon 7 between Baker City and Sumpter, and then restore the once-picturesque valley to the way it looked ...

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