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My 2018 Nevada/Mojave Ghost Towns & Mines Trip
Posted: Sun Mar 24th, 2019 04:26 am
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Joined: Wed Jul 25th, 2012
Location: San Diego
Well, it's taken me a LOT longer than usual to get this posted, but it's finally done.
Here is my report on my 2018 Nevada & Mojave trip:
Sites I visited on this trip include:
Nikolaus-Eureka Mine, CA Belleville Mine and Mill, NV Ophir Cabins, NV Ophir, NV Croesus Mine, NV Eureka Tunnel, NV Lane City, NV Lucky Star Mine, NV Ida May Mine, NV Black Prince Mine, NV Golden Eagle Mine, NV Caselton Heights, NV "Williams Hill" Mine, NV "Lincoln" Mine, NV Mendha Mine, NV Indian Cove, NV Cimarron Mine, NV San Antonio Mine, NV Potomac, NV Lambertucci Roma Ranch, NV
In addition to photos, I also have videos tours for many of these sites.
____________________ Visit http://www.raydunakin.com to see photos of the rugged and rocky In-ko-pah Railroad!
Posted: Sun Mar 24th, 2019 01:00 pm
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Joined: Tue Nov 13th, 2018
Location: Vienna, Austria
great pictures, thanks!
Last edited on Sun Mar 24th, 2019 04:58 pm by corv8 ____________________ Gerold
Posted: Sun Mar 24th, 2019 04:08 pm
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Thanks for sharing.
What impresses me is the remoteness of these old mines.
Prospectors went out into the wilderness and located a body of ore;
mines were constructed; and ore had to be shipped out.
Not an easy task even for today.
Nye, Inyo & Esmeralda Railroad
Posted: Sun Mar 24th, 2019 04:11 pm
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Joined: Sun Dec 27th, 2009
Wow, you really find the cool places!
The emptiness and solitude of Nevada really makes you appreciate how challenging life was
for folks that eeked out a living there back in the day.
Thanks for posting.
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