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Gold Bug Mine Stampmill

Published almost 2 years ago by Joe Griffin

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This is the old stampmill from the historic Gold Bug Mine in Placerville, California.  Quartz dug out of the mine would have been h<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/gold-bug-mine-stampmill-california">...(more)</a>

Old Jail in Coloma, California

Published almost 2 years ago by Joe Griffin

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Inside the ruins of the old Jail house in Coloma, California. 

Stampmill at Coloma, California

Published almost 2 years ago by Joe Griffin

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A couple of old stamp mills on display in the Gold Rush town of Coloma, California.  Stamp mills were used to pulverize gold bearing quartz in the gold mining process.

Adit Again. . . A historic mine adit near the Gold Bug Mine, outside Placerville, California

Published almost 2 years ago by Joe Griffin

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The Gold Bug mine outside Placerville, California, is a Gold Ruch era mine adit <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/adit-again-a-historic-mine-adit-near-the-gold-bug-mine-outside-placerville-california">...(more)</a>

Reconstructions of Native American Houses

Published almost 2 years ago by Joe Griffin

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In Coloma there are a couple of reconstructed Nisenan houses.  While most of the State Park there is focussed on the Gold Rush, these are a nice nod to the original inhabitants of the area.

Coloma Cemetery

Published almost 2 years ago by Joe Griffin

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As is the case with most early California towns, Coloma had two old cemeteries, one each for the Protestants and Catholics. This is the larger, Prot<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/coloma-cemetery-1">...(more)</a>

A view on Whitehorse Downtown

Published almost 2 years ago by Igor Krucko

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Whitehorse, at dusk. (right before the "mosquito time")This city is above the 60° north, and as such, there are extremes in the a<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/a-view-on-whitehorse-downtown-canada">...(more)</a>

The Ghost Town of Bodie, CA

Published almost 2 years ago by Joe Griffin

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Bodie is a suprisingly well-preserved gold rush era ghost town in eastern California.  Miners came to Bodie to look for gold and<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/the-ghost-town-of-bodie-ca-california">...(more)</a>

Old Stamp Mill, Water Wheel, and Buildings in Nevada City, CA

Published about 2 years ago by Joe Griffin

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A little corner of Nevada City, California.  We have a couple old buildings, a water wheel, and <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/old-stamp-mill-water-wheel-and-buildings-in-nevada-city-ca-california">...(more)</a>

Calico Ghost Town, California

Published about 4 years ago by Thomas Humeau

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Calico was developed in 1881 during the largest silver strike in California. Located at the side of towering King Mountain, the town wa<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/calico-ghost-town-california-2">...(more)</a>

Calico Ghost Town, California

Published about 4 years ago by Thomas Humeau

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Calico was developed in 1881 during the largest silver strike in California. Located at the side of towering King Mountain, the town was <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/calico-ghost-town-california">...(more)</a>

Columbia Historic State Park, California

Published over 4 years ago by Hanns Ullrich

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Old Gold Rush town of Columbia, California.  Main Street is part of Columbia State Historic Park:   http://www.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=552