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Reed Creek Gold Mine

Reed Creek Gold Mine

2020-6-8Reed Gold Mine is the site of the first documented gold find in the United States. From this discovery gold mining spread gradually to nearby counties and eventually into other southern states. During its peak years gold mining was second only to farming

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  • Lake Creek Ardf Wi061 Au  Usgs

    Lake Creek Ardf Wi061 Au Usgs

    Gold was discovered on Lake Creek in 1903 Maddren 1910 1913 and mining continued intermittently to at least 2001 Kurtak and others 2002 Eden 2004 Brooks Range Exploration 2012. Most of the gold has been produced near the head of an alluvial fan at the mouth of Lake Creek and in a narrow portion of the creek valley about 1.5 miles

  • Nolan Creek Mine Includes Marys Bench And Swede

    Nolan Creek Mine Includes Marys Bench And Swede

    Nolan Creek Mine includes Marys Bench and Swede Channel Koyukuk Mining District Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area Alaska USA Pleistocene fossils occur in the deep channel and overlying muck. Location Nolan Creek is a south-southwesterly-flowing tributary of Wiseman Creek

  • Reedgoldmine  Free Online Jigsaw Pules

    Reedgoldmine Free Online Jigsaw Pules

    View ReedGoldMines pules on Jigsaw Planet. It is an ideal place for playing online free pules. Home Explore. 70 Reed Gold Mine Logo 100 Stamp Mill 35 Little Meadow Creek 42 70 Reed Gold Mine Logo 100

  • Rivers Where You Can Still Find Gold  Msn

    Rivers Where You Can Still Find Gold Msn

    2020-6-6In 1799 Conrad Reed was walking along Little Meadow Creek when he noticed a shiny gold substance in the water. It turned out to be a 17 pound gold nugget and was the

  • Is There An Actual Gold Mine Under Charlotte  State

    Is There An Actual Gold Mine Under Charlotte State

    2019-4-8In 1802 Reed gathered a few friends and sent the rest of his kids back down to the creek to look for more gold. By the next year the search-and-find operation expanded. Reed

  • Reed Gold Mine North Carolina Gold Panning

    Reed Gold Mine North Carolina Gold Panning

    2020-6-7Reed Gold Mine preserves the site of the first documented discovery of gold in the United States. Restored mine tunnels are shown to visitors by interpreters who share the story of that first discovery and the work of the miners to retrieve gold from the creek bed and from solid rock. Reed Gold Mine further interprets the history of North

  • The Reed Gold Mine  The North Carolina Ghost Guide

    The Reed Gold Mine The North Carolina Ghost Guide

    2009-9-17The Reed Gold Mine. The Story. In 1799 Mr. Reeds son found a 17 pound gold nugget in the Meadow Creek that ran through the family homestead which resulted in the first gold rush in America- right to Charlotte N.C- and for a time the Reed Gold Mine was the leading producer of gold

  • Reeds Gold Mine Tour Home Tech Dad  A Tech

    Reeds Gold Mine Tour Home Tech Dad A Tech

    2020-6-5This weekend my son and I decided to visit Reeds Gold Mine in Midland NC its only about 30 minutes from the house. I figured my son would like this because he plays Minecraft which is a game where you do a lot of mining and you can mine for gold.Most people dont realie that where Reeds Gold Mine is located was the first documented gold find in the United States and the reason the

  • Gold Digger Reed Gold Mine Set For 30Th Nc Gold

    Gold Digger Reed Gold Mine Set For 30Th Nc Gold

    2019-10-11MIDLAND Reed Gold Mine in Cabarrus County embraces its rich history. Its claim to fame is that it is the first documented discovery of gold in the United States by 12-year-old Conrad Reed

  • Take A Historic Trip To Reed Gold Mine In North

    Take A Historic Trip To Reed Gold Mine In North

    This Trip Through An Old Gold Mine In North Carolina Will Take You Back In Time. On a Sunday morning in 1799 in present day Midland twelve-year-old Conrad Reed son of John Reed decided to go fishing in Meadow Creek with his siblings instead of attend church. Little did the Reeds know this small decision would soon alter their lifes forever

  • Gold Mining In North Carolina Panning And Prospecting

    Gold Mining In North Carolina Panning And Prospecting

    North Carolina is credited with the first documented gold discovery in the United States dating back to 1799 at the Reed Gold Mine.Since then extensive amounts of gold have been found mainly in the form of lode deposits as well as byproduct from copper and tungsten mining

  • Americas First Gold Rush  Cabarrus County Nc

    Americas First Gold Rush Cabarrus County Nc

    When a 17-pound rock of gold was found on John Reeds farm in 1799 the first documented gold find in the United States it was used as a doorstop for three years before its identity was realied. The gold discovery in Cabarrus County forever changed the state and John Reeds farm became Reed Gold Mine

  • Best Trails In Cul Res Historic Reed Gold Mine  North

    Best Trails In Cul Res Historic Reed Gold Mine North

    Best trails in Cul Res Historic Reed Gold Mine 10 Reviews Explore the most popular trails in Cul Res Historic Reed Gold Mine with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers campers and nature lovers like you

  • Reed Gold Mine In Midland  North Carolina  On

    Reed Gold Mine In Midland North Carolina On

    The gold rush makes up such an important part of the USAs history - it was a HUGE turning event for those looking to make their fortune and ultimately the settlement of the country. But they must have found the FIRST piece somewhere.and that where happens to be at Reed Gold Mine

  • Show Mines Of The United States Of America Reed

    Show Mines Of The United States Of America Reed

    2020-4-11Description. Reed Gold Mine is the site of the first documented discovery of gold in the United States. It is named after the farmer son Conrad Reed who found a large yellow rock one Sunday in 1799.John Reed his father owned the Reed farm in Little Meadow Creek in Cabarrus County.He was a Hessian soldier who left the British army near the conclusion of the Revolutionary War

  • National Park Service  Founders And Frontiersmen

    National Park Service Founders And Frontiersmen

    The Reed Gold Mine is eligible for the Registry of National Historic Landmarks relating primarily to the development of commerce and industry. Present Appearance. Numerous diggings of the Reed Mine are extant on the crest of a hill overlooking Meadow Creek where the first discovery was made

  • Nc Weekend  The Reed Gold Mine  Season 1500

    Nc Weekend The Reed Gold Mine Season 1500

    Come along for a tour of the place where gold was first discovered in the United States-The Reed Gold Mine State Historic Site. Aired 041718 Horne Creek Historical Farm recreates North

  • Explore Reed Gold Mine  Magter

    Explore Reed Gold Mine Magter

    Explore Reed Gold Mine Pan for gold and tour the site of the first documented gold find in the U.S. Janice Lewine. On a lay Sunday in 1799 while fishing in Little Meadow Creek on his familys farm in Cabarrus County young Conrad Reed found a heavy shiny rock in the water

  • Nc Gold Foundation

    Nc Gold Foundation

    Reed Gold Mine is the site of the first documented gold find in the United States. From this discovery gold mining spread gradually to nearby counties and eventually into other southern states. Today portions of the underground tunnels at the Reed mine have been restored for guided tours

  • Red Lake Gold Mines  Canadian Mining

    Red Lake Gold Mines Canadian Mining

    Red Lake Gold Mines RLGM mine general manager Dan Gagnon said the cultures are melding. We are slowly growing together. This is a small town of 4600 people and they see each other at the rink and the bank so they talk about what is happening and this helps with integration

  • Reed John  Ncpedia

    Reed John Ncpedia

    2020-5-24Reeds diggings became commonly known as the bull of the gold mines and continued as the principal mine in the state and nation. After gathering up obvious surface particles of gold the workers had progressed to pits pans and later rockers

  • Reed Gold Mine State Historic Site  Notes  Facebook

    Reed Gold Mine State Historic Site Notes Facebook

    Gold Panning Policy The last lode underground mining at Reed Gold Mine occurred in 1912 though people continued to actively pan for gold in Little Meadow Creek throughout the twentieth century. In 1966 Reed Gold Mine and the properties creeks were designated National Historic Landmarks

  • Uncover Cabarrus History Reed Gold Mine  Visit

    Uncover Cabarrus History Reed Gold Mine Visit

    Like many tales of gold discoveries the one about Cabarrus Countys Reed Gold Mine begins with an unintentional discovery and ends with a history-making rush. Americas first documented discovery of gold happened right here in Midland North Carolina. In 1779 12-year-old Conrad Reed discovered a 17-pound gold nugget in Little Meadow Creek

  • Prospecting Vacations  Reed Gold Mine

    Prospecting Vacations Reed Gold Mine

    Reed Gold Mine is the site of the first documented gold find in the United States. From this discovery gold mining spread gradually to nearby counties and eventually into other southern states. During its peak years gold mining was second only to farming in the number of North Carolinians it employed