October 2007 . Getting Gold and Silver Out of Rocks: Milling Ore at Bodie. By. Michael H. Piatt After miners broke mineral-bearing ore from the surrounding rock and transported it from a mine, specialized machinery pulverized and ground the ore, then separated gold and silver from waste. Buildings that contained this machinery were known as "stamp mills" or "quartz mills."

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The entire area is cordoned off at present and is only accessible via guided tours in summer months. The stamp mill belonged to the Standard Consolidated Mining company which was the most successful of the 30 or so mining companies operating in Bodie. Stamps/heavy iron rods were used to break up quartz rocks containing gold and silver.

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A mill was built in 1861 which started with only a handful of miners. As the news got out, the population of Bodie blossomed to about 10,000 by 1880. Bodie had become a bustling town with families, jobs, stores, gunfights, prostitutes and saloons. Yep, Bodie was the western movies style town you saw in the old John Wayne movies.

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Gold in quartz veins occurs as particles and scales scattered through the quartz, often filling cracks and openings in the vein material. The gold can be such small particles as to be invisible to the naked eye, or as larger aggregates of easy to …

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Also to note, according to State experts, the Standard Mill is the "most in tact" mill in California! Map section 7. Electrification of the mill. Discovery of the Standard Mine. Timeline: October 6, 1898 – Standard Mill burns down. December 4, 1877 …

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Bodie Gold Mining Ghost Town The most fascinating ghost town I've ever visited is Bodie, an historic gold mining town in southern California that once had a bustling population of between 7,000 and 8,000. Wandering through any abandoned town is eerily interesting, but what makes Bodie fascinating is that the people who lived here didn't…

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Through good times and not so good times, Bodie managed to survive. Today, about five percent of the original buildings remain in a state of "arrested decay" as part of the California State Parks system. Visit Bodie on Saturday, …

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Youngbloods, also known as YBS, is a YouTube channel created by the Australian Brodie Moss. While Brodie is the main face of the channel, and the one who makes the videos, the Youngbloods crew is made up of him and his close friends and family. The YBS Youngbloods are from Exmouth in Western Australia. I think it's best to let the crew ...

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Mills is in a lesbian relationship with a woman who is a clinical psychologist. Cohen is disturbed at the relationship and believes Mills is basically heterosexual. Cohen convinces Mills to have with him. The is not that good for Mills. Cohen tells Mills that the earth doesn't always move.

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Bodie's mine superintendents had two choices--steam pumps or Cornish pumps. Compact "steam pumps" had long fulfilled a wide variety of industrial needs. Their 1840s inventor, Henry R. Worthington of New York, linked a steam engine to a pump so that the two shared a common piston rod.

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In April 1910, construction work began on the Mill Creek site, which would eventually include a dam at Lundy Lake, 12,000 feet of flowline, 4,200 feet of penstock, and a powerhouse (Bodie Miner 1910:n.p.; Potter 1934-1941:154).

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The Bodie Stamp Mill is a photograph by Mitch Shindelbower which was uploaded on November 28th, 2016. The photograph may be purchased as wall art, home decor, apparel, phone cases, greeting cards, and more. All products are …

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Bodie Ranger Rod Duff for inadvertently sending us on an adventure to Jordan following his excellent stamp mill tour earlier this year. Norm De Chambeau for sharing his family history and sparking our interest more during an …

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1899 Standard Mill fire - 15_mill_standard_mine - Pay roll of the Employees of the Standard Consolidated Mining Co. - Bodie-4599 - Standard well -

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Visit the ghost town of Bodie. For your trip's last stop, roam 20 miles north from Lee Vining to the Bodie turnoff, then wind through desert hills to the West's largest unrestored ghost town. Bodie State Historic Park's deserted buildings were constructed in the 1850s when gold fever gripped the Sierra. Peer in their windows to see tables ...

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A 100-mile eastward panorama scans the Bodie Hills, Corey Peak (10,520 feet) and Mt. Grant (11,245 feet). Corey Peak, Mt. Grant, and Lucky Boy Pass (8,001 feet) lie due east in Nevada's Wassuk Range.

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Lunar New Year festivities last 15 days, culminating with a good party known as the Lantern Festival. Here in Chengdu, the capital of southwest China's Sichuan province, it's said that residents have been hosting Lantern Festival celebrations since the year 711, though the origins of the festival are believed to be more than 2,000 years old.

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The Consolidated ia Mill, Standard Mill at Bodie, Anaconda and Dexter mills in Montana, Mercur (perhaps first to use the cyanide process), Silver King, and Ontario mills in Utah, The Stuart Mill in Montana, The Golden Star and Homestake mills in South Dakota, the Old Hundred Mill in Colorado, the Carissa Mill, Wyoming.

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5/1/2020· Bodie Foundation; Prices. Adults: $8 per person Children: $5 per child (ages 4 to 17) Children ages 3 and under are free. Only cash or checks are accepted at the Park Entrance Station. Exact change is recommended. Special Events. August 8th 2020 is "Friends of Bodie Day" Call 760-616-5040 or visit this website for information. Address.

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Stamp Mill Project. Bodie's Stamp Mill, one of the best intact stamp mills from the late 1800s in the West, needs mountains of work to keep it standing. This will likely be a 10-year project. The first stage will be the removal of dirt and rocks from the hillside that are causing structural issues, and the repair of collapsing floors.

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Am 10. Juli beginnt die Standard Mill ihre Produktion und am 2. September wird die erste Freiwillige Feuerwehr gegründet. Der Zeitungsverleger Frank Kanyon zieht mit seinem Verlag am 10. Oktober 1877 von Aurora nach …

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Rod passed away at 1:15am on March 30, 2013. Services were held on April 6th, 2013 at Joshua Memorial Park in Lancaster, CA. Rod wanted his coffin to be pulled by a horse-drawn hearse. He found one…

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