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Survey of closed and abandoned mines in British Columbia

There are several acidproducing mines in the Smithers and Stewart regions and Vancouver Island, and other mines are in geological settings which could allow ARD to be produced. The Kootenay region has seen extensive historical mining activity, but there is a lack of environmental data for individual mines.

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Leechtown Vancouver Island lost mines

It was a few years after the California gold rush was starting to wind down and prospectors started to move. They headed further north in Oregon and Washington and then eventually some of them ended up on Vancouver Island. It was there in 1864 that gold was found in the Leech and Sooke rivers.

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Mount McQuillan and China Creek: Gold Mines and Mining Claims

The mine lay dormant until 1933 when R.W. Williams leased the reverted Crown Grants which he then optioned to Vancouver Island Gold Mine Ltd. In 1934 a tunnel was driven into the hillside at a cost of $15,000 and between 1834 and 1936 the company employed an average of 1012 men for the 3 years.

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Haunted Loions on Vancouver Island Living

My new book The Haunting of Vancouver Island is now available. Many of these stories are told in full, complete with images. The following is a list of haunted loions on Vancouver Island. It only covers areas north of Victoria. I''ve created a separate post for the Greater Victoria area.The Gulf Islands, between Vancouver Island and the British Columbia mainland are included.

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GC3P8GV King Solomon Mines An Island Spirit Legacy

Jun 25, 2012 · King Solomon Mines An Island Spirit Legacy (GC3P8GV) was created by The GeoKnights on 6/25/2012. It''s a Small size geocache, with difficulty of 1.5, terrain of 2.5. It''s loed in British Columbia, Canada. From the top of Mt. Prevost you

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Vancouver Island gold panning outings & Treasure hunting

Have you ever wanted to hit the river and dig for gold or learn how to find hidden treasure under the surface with a metal detector? If so why not join us for an unforgettable day panning for gold on the river or metal detecting some of the surrounding areas near Zeballos BC on Vancouver island.

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Vancouver Island dog reunited with owners after 9 days

12 hours ago · After being lost for nine days in the rugged Vancouver Island wilderness, a dog was miraculously reunited with its owners – with the help of some bacon. Kacey Wall and her partner Chris were

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Lost & buried treasure General Discussion

Oct 16, 2013 · Did somebody hear about gold nuggets on Vancouver Island? I would like to know if this could by a true story or it is only scam . The neighbour down the road told me a story about lost caverns full of "indian gold" in somewhere under the railway tracks we lived beside.

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FLED Find Lost & Escaped Dogs Vancouver Island Home

FLED Find Lost & Escaped Dogs Vancouver Island, Victoria, British Columbia. 21K likes. Vancouver Island Registered Charity. Report Lost:

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Metal Detecting Washington Coins, Lost Treasures & the

Jan 27, 2017 · Metal Detecting for Lost Mines in Washington . Washington State also has amazing stories of lost mines that still contain lots of minerals. For instance in Asotin County, it is believed that the lost Trio and Shovel Creek Mines are loed along the Snake River near Rogersburg.

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Abandoned places on Vancouver island? AT LEAST WE TRIED

Anonymous asked: Abandoned places on Vancouver island? Sorry for the late answer. :) I''ve been doing finals this week. So busy. However, I did look up abandoned places on Vancouver island, and I discovered an old abandoned ski resort.

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Vancouver Island News, Events, Travel, Accommodation

Ranked ninth in Travel + Leisure magazine''s 2014 World''s Best Awards: Top Islands, Vancouver Island boasts magnificent rainforests, beaches, mountains, lakes and pristine rivers. Find a wealth of travel and tourism information on Vancouver Island Accommodation, Attractions, Real

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Mysterious lost cave deep in the Sooke Hills! : VictoriaBC

Mysterious lost cave deep in the Sooke Hills! We recently had a situation at a mine in eastern BC where there was an accident in an adit due to gasses and the paramedics arrived on scene before the Mine health and safety guy. Goldstream River (Vancouver Island) Galloping Goose Regional Trail. Parent commenter can toggle NSFW or delete

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San Juan River (Vancouver Island) Wikipedia

The San Juan River is a river on southern Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada, draining into the Pacific Ocean at Port San Juan, the harbour for Port Renfrew, which is at the limit of the Strait of Juan de Fuca, which lies south and southeast of the river.Its name is derived from that or Port San Juan, which is also the namesake of San Juan Ridge, which lies on the south side of the

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Lost & buried treasure General Discussion

Oct 16, 2013 · Did somebody hear about gold nuggets on Vancouver Island? I would like to know if this could by a true story or it is only scam . The neighbour down the road told me a story about lost caverns full of "indian gold" in somewhere under the railway tracks we lived beside.

Get price

Leechtown Vancouver Island lost mines

It was a few years after the California gold rush was starting to wind down and prospectors started to move. They headed further north in Oregon and Washington and then eventually some of them ended up on Vancouver Island. It was there in 1864 that gold was found in the Leech and Sooke rivers.

Get price

Leechtown Vancouver Island lost mines

It was a few years after the California gold rush was starting to wind down and prospectors started to move. They headed further north in Oregon and Washington and then eventually some of them ended up on Vancouver Island. It was there in 1864 that gold was found in the Leech and Sooke rivers.

Get price

Visit Vancouver Island North, Vaion Planning, Travel Guide

Visit Vancouver Island North, the first word and last stop in western Canada for relaxed and spontaneous ecoadventure. You won''t be disappointed.> Vancouver Island North. Get Lost in Culture . Explore North Island. A selection of recommended experiences to complete your North Island

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Haunted Loions on Vancouver Island Living

My new book The Haunting of Vancouver Island is now available. Many of these stories are told in full, complete with images. The following is a list of haunted loions on Vancouver Island. It only covers areas north of Victoria. I''ve created a separate post for the Greater Victoria area.The Gulf Islands, between Vancouver Island and the British Columbia mainland are included.

Get price

junior miners old mines lost treasure gold mines

Everyone loves stories about old mines, lost treasures and ghost towns. There are always stories of these towns that sprung up out of nowhere. Places all around the world and almost since the beginning of

Get price

Mount McQuillan and China Creek: Gold Mines and Mining Claims

The mine lay dormant until 1933 when R.W. Williams leased the reverted Crown Grants which he then optioned to Vancouver Island Gold Mine Ltd. In 1934 a tunnel was driven into the hillside at a cost of $15,000 and between 1834 and 1936 the company employed an average of 1012 men for the 3 years.

Get price

Visit Vancouver Island North, Vaion Planning, Travel Guide

Visit Vancouver Island North, the first word and last stop in western Canada for relaxed and spontaneous ecoadventure. You won''t be disappointed.> Vancouver Island North. Get Lost in Culture . Explore North Island. A selection of recommended experiences to complete your North Island

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Where do you look for rocks and minerals in BC

Vancouver Island Some of the best rockhounding in British Columbia is to be found on Vancouver Island due to its abundance of beaches and unique geological locales with fossils and spectacular caves. The beaches are some of the best loions to find rocks – especially as vicious winter storms toss interesting rocks onto the shores throughout

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The Lost Lemon Mine Mystery Canada History and Mysteries

The Lost Lemon Mine Mystery Somewhere in southwestern Alberta, in the Crowsnest Pass, close by Coleman (according to some), in The Lost Lemmon Mine, it is said, is a gold vein worth millions. All you have to do is find it, and get past the curse!

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Mining – Nyrstar

Myra Falls is loed in a provincial park in central Vancouver Island, British Columbia. The site is approximately 90 km from the local coastal town of Campbell River and its port, on the Northeast side of Vancouver Island.. The Myra Falls zinccoppergold (leadsilver) mineral deposits are comprised of complex metalzoned Volcanogenic Massive Sulfide deposits.

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Exploring Abandoned Mines YouTube

Welcome to Exploring Abandoned Mines! 28,467 views 1 year ago Travel far back in time to remote loions and explore historic abandoned mines. We use the latest technology get far underground

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Victoria News Local Breaking CTV News Vancouver Island

Greater Victoria and Vancouver Island''s home for news, weather, community, traffic, politics, video and live events.

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Alder Bay Resort Home

For over 30 years Alder Bay has been a hidden gem on Northern Vancouver Island offering a relaxed and friendly RV Park and camping destination for local island families to get away and experience SuperNatural British Columbia at its finest.

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GC3P8GV King Solomon Mines An Island Spirit Legacy

Jun 25, 2012 · King Solomon Mines An Island Spirit Legacy (GC3P8GV) was created by The GeoKnights on 6/25/2012. It''s a Small size geocache, with difficulty of 1.5, terrain of 2.5. It''s loed in British Columbia, Canada. From the top of Mt. Prevost you

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Abandoned Mines TOP 14 Mineral Processing & Metallurgy

The Island copper mine, loed on Vancouver Island, British Columbia (Canada), functioned from 1970 to 2000.This deposit was Canada''s third largest copper mine and produced copper, gold, silver, molybdenum and a byproduct called Rhenium. When the mine closed, more than one billion tons of material had been moved, leaving the deepest excavated depression below sealevel on Earth.

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Mining – Nyrstar

Myra Falls is loed in a provincial park in central Vancouver Island, British Columbia. The site is approximately 90 km from the local coastal town of Campbell River and its port, on the Northeast side of Vancouver Island.. The Myra Falls zinccoppergold (leadsilver) mineral deposits are comprised of complex metalzoned Volcanogenic Massive Sulfide deposits.

Get price

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Vancouver mines. Vancouver Island Gold Rush! BC), Find Gold on Vancouver Island! with VIPMA, Britannia Mining Museum, BC Canada, Klondex Mines Pres and 50 of 110 homes were destroyed and thirty seven men, women and children lost their lives.

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Vancouver Island Visit Vancouver Island & Find Your Element

Aug 09, 2019 · Visit Vancouver Island to find yourself in your element. Create a custom travel formula and plan your Vancouver Island travel.

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More Washington State Treasures Just Waiting to Be Found

Lost mines and treasure reported in Washington State. Asotin County – Situated in the southeastern most corner of Washington in a remote mountainous area, is the ghost town of Rogersburg, with less than 25 residents today. A river boomtown stimulated by gold discoveries, the town was once accessible only by horse or by boat.

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List of lost mines Wikipedia

Lost mines are a popular form of lost treasure legend. The mine involved is usually of a highvalue commodity such as gold, silver or diamonds.Often there is a map (sometimes called a "waybill") purportedly showing the loion of the mine. Common reasons given for the mines being lost include:

Get price

Survey of closed and abandoned mines in British Columbia

There are several acidproducing mines in the Smithers and Stewart regions and Vancouver Island, and other mines are in geological settings which could allow ARD to be produced. The Kootenay region has seen extensive historical mining activity, but there is a lack of environmental data for individual mines.

Get price

Leechtown Vancouver Island lost mines

It was a few years after the California gold rush was starting to wind down and prospectors started to move. They headed further north in Oregon and Washington and then eventually some of them ended up on Vancouver Island. It was there in 1864 that gold was found in the Leech and Sooke rivers.

Get price

Mount McQuillan and China Creek: Gold Mines and Mining Claims

The mine lay dormant until 1933 when R.W. Williams leased the reverted Crown Grants which he then optioned to Vancouver Island Gold Mine Ltd. In 1934 a tunnel was driven into the hillside at a cost of $15,000 and between 1834 and 1936 the company employed an average of 1012 men for the 3 years.

Get price

Haunted Loions on Vancouver Island Living

My new book The Haunting of Vancouver Island is now available. Many of these stories are told in full, complete with images. The following is a list of haunted loions on Vancouver Island. It only covers areas north of Victoria. I''ve created a separate post for the Greater Victoria area.The Gulf Islands, between Vancouver Island and the British Columbia mainland are included.

Get price

GC3P8GV King Solomon Mines An Island Spirit Legacy

Jun 25, 2012 · King Solomon Mines An Island Spirit Legacy (GC3P8GV) was created by The GeoKnights on 6/25/2012. It''s a Small size geocache, with difficulty of 1.5, terrain of 2.5. It''s loed in British Columbia, Canada. From the top of Mt. Prevost you

Get price

Vancouver Island gold panning outings & Treasure hunting

Have you ever wanted to hit the river and dig for gold or learn how to find hidden treasure under the surface with a metal detector? If so why not join us for an unforgettable day panning for gold on the river or metal detecting some of the surrounding areas near Zeballos BC on Vancouver island.

Get price

Vancouver Island dog reunited with owners after 9 days

12 hours ago · After being lost for nine days in the rugged Vancouver Island wilderness, a dog was miraculously reunited with its owners – with the help of some bacon. Kacey Wall and her partner Chris were

Get price

Lost & buried treasure General Discussion

Oct 16, 2013 · Did somebody hear about gold nuggets on Vancouver Island? I would like to know if this could by a true story or it is only scam . The neighbour down the road told me a story about lost caverns full of "indian gold" in somewhere under the railway tracks we lived beside.

Get price

FLED Find Lost & Escaped Dogs Vancouver Island Home

FLED Find Lost & Escaped Dogs Vancouver Island, Victoria, British Columbia. 21K likes. Vancouver Island Registered Charity. Report Lost:

Get price

Metal Detecting Washington Coins, Lost Treasures & the

Jan 27, 2017 · Metal Detecting for Lost Mines in Washington . Washington State also has amazing stories of lost mines that still contain lots of minerals. For instance in Asotin County, it is believed that the lost Trio and Shovel Creek Mines are loed along the Snake River near Rogersburg.

Get price

Abandoned places on Vancouver island? AT LEAST WE TRIED

Anonymous asked: Abandoned places on Vancouver island? Sorry for the late answer. :) I''ve been doing finals this week. So busy. However, I did look up abandoned places on Vancouver island, and I discovered an old abandoned ski resort.

Get price

Vancouver Island News, Events, Travel, Accommodation

Ranked ninth in Travel + Leisure magazine''s 2014 World''s Best Awards: Top Islands, Vancouver Island boasts magnificent rainforests, beaches, mountains, lakes and pristine rivers. Find a wealth of travel and tourism information on Vancouver Island Accommodation, Attractions, Real

Get price

Mysterious lost cave deep in the Sooke Hills! : VictoriaBC

Mysterious lost cave deep in the Sooke Hills! We recently had a situation at a mine in eastern BC where there was an accident in an adit due to gasses and the paramedics arrived on scene before the Mine health and safety guy. Goldstream River (Vancouver Island) Galloping Goose Regional Trail. Parent commenter can toggle NSFW or delete

Get price

San Juan River (Vancouver Island) Wikipedia

The San Juan River is a river on southern Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada, draining into the Pacific Ocean at Port San Juan, the harbour for Port Renfrew, which is at the limit of the Strait of Juan de Fuca, which lies south and southeast of the river s name is derived from that or Port San Juan, which is also the namesake of San Juan Ridge, which lies on the south side of the

Get price

Lost & buried treasure General Discussion

Oct 16, 2013 · Did somebody hear about gold nuggets on Vancouver Island? I would like to know if this could by a true story or it is only scam . The neighbour down the road told me a story about lost caverns full of "indian gold" in somewhere under the railway tracks we lived beside.

Get price

Leechtown Vancouver Island lost mines

It was a few years after the California gold rush was starting to wind down and prospectors started to move. They headed further north in Oregon and Washington and then eventually some of them ended up on Vancouver Island. It was there in 1864 that gold was found in the Leech and Sooke rivers.

Get price

Leechtown Vancouver Island lost mines

It was a few years after the California gold rush was starting to wind down and prospectors started to move. They headed further north in Oregon and Washington and then eventually some of them ended up on Vancouver Island. It was there in 1864 that gold was found in the Leech and Sooke rivers.

Get price

Visit Vancouver Island North, Vaion Planning, Travel Guide

Visit Vancouver Island North, the first word and last stop in western Canada for relaxed and spontaneous ecoadventure. You won''t be disappointed.> Vancouver Island North. Get Lost in Culture . Explore North Island. A selection of recommended experiences to complete your North Island

Get price

Haunted Loions on Vancouver Island Living

My new book The Haunting of Vancouver Island is now available. Many of these stories are told in full, complete with images. The following is a list of haunted loions on Vancouver Island. It only covers areas north of Victoria. I''ve created a separate post for the Greater Victoria area.The Gulf Islands, between Vancouver Island and the British Columbia mainland are included.

Get price

junior miners old mines lost treasure gold mines

Everyone loves stories about old mines, lost treasures and ghost towns. There are always stories of these towns that sprung up out of nowhere. Places all around the world and almost since the beginning of

Get price

Mount McQuillan and China Creek: Gold Mines and Mining Claims

The mine lay dormant until 1933 when R.W. Williams leased the reverted Crown Grants which he then optioned to Vancouver Island Gold Mine Ltd. In 1934 a tunnel was driven into the hillside at a cost of $15,000 and between 1834 and 1936 the company employed an average of 1012 men for the 3 years.

Get price

Visit Vancouver Island North, Vaion Planning, Travel Guide

Visit Vancouver Island North, the first word and last stop in western Canada for relaxed and spontaneous ecoadventure. You won''t be disappointed.> Vancouver Island North. Get Lost in Culture . Explore North Island. A selection of recommended experiences to complete your North Island

Get price

Where do you look for rocks and minerals in BC

Vancouver Island Some of the best rockhounding in British Columbia is to be found on Vancouver Island due to its abundance of beaches and unique geological locales with fossils and spectacular caves. The beaches are some of the best loions to find rocks – especially as vicious winter storms toss interesting rocks onto the shores throughout

Get price

The Lost Lemon Mine Mystery Canada History and Mysteries

The Lost Lemon Mine Mystery Somewhere in southwestern Alberta, in the Crowsnest Pass, close by Coleman (according to some), in The Lost Lemmon Mine, it is said, is a gold vein worth millions. All you have to do is find it, and get past the curse!

Get price

Mining – Nyrstar

Myra Falls is loed in a provincial park in central Vancouver Island, British Columbia. The site is approximately 90 km from the local coastal town of Campbell River and its port, on the Northeast side of Vancouver Island.. The Myra Falls zinccoppergold (leadsilver) mineral deposits are comprised of complex metalzoned Volcanogenic Massive Sulfide deposits.

Get price

Exploring Abandoned Mines YouTube

Welcome to Exploring Abandoned Mines! 28,467 views 1 year ago Travel far back in time to remote loions and explore historic abandoned mines. We use the latest technology get far underground

Get price

Victoria News Local Breaking CTV News Vancouver Island

Greater Victoria and Vancouver Island''s home for news, weather, community, traffic, politics, video and live events.

Get price

Alder Bay Resort Home

For over 30 years Alder Bay has been a hidden gem on Northern Vancouver Island offering a relaxed and friendly RV Park and camping destination for local island families to get away and experience SuperNatural British Columbia at its finest.

Get price

GC3P8GV King Solomon Mines An Island Spirit Legacy

Jun 25, 2012 · King Solomon Mines An Island Spirit Legacy (GC3P8GV) was created by The GeoKnights on 6/25/2012. It''s a Small size geocache, with difficulty of 1.5, terrain of 2.5. It''s loed in British Columbia, Canada. From the top of Mt. Prevost you

Get price

Abandoned Mines TOP 14 Mineral Processing & Metallurgy

The Island copper mine, loed on Vancouver Island, British Columbia (Canada), functioned from 1970 to 2000.This deposit was Canada''s third largest copper mine and produced copper, gold, silver, molybdenum and a byproduct called Rhenium. When the mine closed, more than one billion tons of material had been moved, leaving the deepest excavated depression below sealevel on Earth.

Get price

Mining – Nyrstar

Myra Falls is loed in a provincial park in central Vancouver Island, British Columbia. The site is approximately 90 km from the local coastal town of Campbell River and its port, on the Northeast side of Vancouver Island.. The Myra Falls zinccoppergold (leadsilver) mineral deposits are comprised of complex metalzoned Volcanogenic Massive Sulfide deposits.

Get price

lost mines vancouver island viphc

Vancouver mines. Vancouver Island Gold Rush! BC), Find Gold on Vancouver Island! with VIPMA, Britannia Mining Museum, BC Canada, Klondex Mines Pres and 50 of 110 homes were destroyed and thirty seven men, women and children lost their lives.

Get price

Vancouver Island Visit Vancouver Island & Find Your Element

Aug 09, 2019 · Visit Vancouver Island to find yourself in your element. Create a custom travel formula and plan your Vancouver Island travel.

Get price

More Washington State Treasures Just Waiting to Be Found

Lost mines and treasure reported in Washington State. Asotin County – Situated in the southeastern most corner of Washington in a remote mountainous area, is the ghost town of Rogersburg, with less than 25 residents today. A river boomtown stimulated by gold discoveries, the town was once accessible only by horse or by boat.

Get price

List of lost mines Wikipedia

Lost mines are a popular form of lost treasure legend. The mine involved is usually of a highvalue commodity such as gold, silver or diamonds.Often there is a map (sometimes called a "waybill") purportedly showing the loion of the mine. Common reasons given for the mines being lost include:

Get price