Dec 10, 2013 · Get in on British Columbia''s new gold rush!! Come and take a journey deep into the Golden Mountains only a few hours away from Vancouver. Climb down an icy trail and into a secret gold canyon
Dec 10, 2016 ·ಊ lost treasures that YOU could still find: From Blackbeard''s loot to hidden Nazi gold THROUGHOUT history treasure hunters have searched for precious lost riches such as the Lake Toplitz gold
Yes, it''s Treasure Tuesday again. That means a few stories of buried treasure that''s never been found. I wonder just how much gold and other loot is really out there. I saw a guy in the water with a metal detector this weekend. I couldn''t help but watch to see if he came up with some
Legend of the Lost Golden Bullets Mine. by Lindsay Elms. History has proven that there is nothing more alluring then the scent of gold and the possibility of finding the mother lode. Vancouver Island has seen its share of gold rushes but never any as big as the Klondyke or Cariboo. However, there is one story that has stirred the imagination of
In Vancouver Island''s West Coast, the late George Nicholson wrote: "As early as 1860 a handful of men recovered gold from the gravel bars of the (nearby) Gordon River, but results were discouraging and when news of the rich Leech River strike which occurred about that time reached them, they abandoned their claims and hit the trail for that
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.
Nov 15, 2010 · Here''s an exciting selection of 12 famous reallife lost treasures "real" in the sense that countless people have gone out in search of them (with limited or no success!). While some of these lost treasures may be products of rumor, others, like the Bourbon Treasure or the Nazi Loot indeed have historical backing.
Other Hidden Treasure: Confederate Gold in Wilkes County, Georgia. Confederate Ranger John S. Mosby''s Hidden Treasure. Cornelius "Lame Johnny" Donahue & a Tale of Lost Treasure. The Largest K.G.C. Treasure Ever Found. Mobster Dutch Schultz & His Hidden Treasure. Legends of Captain Kidd''s Treasure. Outlaw William Coe & His Missing Loot
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.
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.
Mar 27, 2010 · Where are some lost treasures in New York? St. Lawrence county – Lord Amherts buried $100,000 in gold coins on Treasure island during the Revolution. Rumors of buried treasure by French soldiers in the area of Fort Levis on Chimney Island below Ogdensburg.
Gold Prospecting and Treasure Hunting leads for British Columbia. A wide variety of relics and little treasures can be unearthed at Cumberland''s Chinatown, the lost ghost town loed on Vancouver Island, 140 miles north of Victoria. 3,000 oriental miners once lived in this bustling coal mining community four miles from Royston and much
Every summer for the past decade, Adam Palmer, 39, has spent weeks scouring the mountains near Pitt Lake, B.C., in search of a mythic lost mine known as Slumach''s gold.
favorite this post Mar 14 Lost cell phone island highway parksville (Parksville) Baseball Glove Lost (van > North Vancouver, Cleveland Park) favorite this post Mar 24 Lost gold necklace w/ a 3 diamond pendant on it (sun > Sechelt or Gibsons)
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.
Beach on Vancouver Island''s lonely west coast. Somewhere near the headwaters of the San Juan River on Vancouver Island is an immensely rich ledge of almost pure gold. It was discovered and lost in the 1880s. A lost Spanish mine containing raw gold and crude ingots of pure gold
Jun 17, 2015 · British Columbia experienced several gold rushes throughout the latter half of the 1800s – some large, some small. With the influx of miners and their families, as well as entrepreneurs looking to capitalize on the miners'' new prosperity, new towns sprung up across the province. Some of these towns boomed, while others only lasted as long as the prospectors remained in the area.
Sep 09, 2018 · He wanted to know if I had information from the Vancouver Island British Columbia area. I was able to find a fairly recent story of a lost tunnel discovered in the 1950''s near the ruins of
STATE TREASURES . Over more than 8 years I have built this state treasure lead archive from the groundWELCOME, DO YOUR RESEARCH AND ENJOY !! The pirate Baker is alleged to have buried a cache of treasure on Pine Island around 1800. The site of the old Smith house has been lost, but it was established 1880 that it stood near the A.S
Today, the entrance to the hidden cavern is unknown. However, many still believe that there is a subterranean lake somewhere in the area that leads to a cave full of silver stalactites. Lockmasters'' Treasure. The Davis Lock in Ontario by the Rideau Canal is said to be the site of buried treasure that belonged to Mr. Davis, the past lockmaster
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!
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.
Video games and old movies give us the impression that the whole world is filled with treasure chests, tombs full of bling, and random pockets of riches here and there just waiting to be picked up, but that''s ridiculous only some parts of the world are like that. That''s right lost
Sep 01, 2018 · Speaking of lost treasure, Today, Cameron Island has been joined to downtown Nanaimo by infill the VCC wharf, fortunately, was on the seaward side of the island. It''s still rumoured in Victoria that 1200 cases liquor packed in salmon cases remain hidden on Vancouver Island
Metal Detecting UK Home > Lost Gold & Silver Mines, Caves & Tunnels > Lost Tunnel of Leechtown The Lost Tunnel of Leechtown, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. Some time in the 1950''s, a gold prospector named Ed Mullard  made a startling discovery near the deserted gold rush town of Leechtown, on Vancouver Island, about 25 miles from Victoria.
Gold has been the central element in the area''s history going back to the 1858 to 1860 Fraser River Gold Rush. Miners flocked to the Cayoosh and Bridge River areas looking for deposits and they found it in the Bridge River area. The settlement known as Granby was formerly loed south of Nanaimo, on Vancouver Island. It was a planned
The First Nations of Vancouver Island have a legend of a Spanish trading schooner which arrived on the Island''s southwestern coast in 1777. The Spanish anchored in the harbour and traded with the Nitinat Natives. The Spanish discovered gold in the San Juan River and tried to recover the gold. The Nitinat Natives slaughtered the Spanish expedition.
Dec 23, 2012 · Smallscale placer gold mining claim for sale on Old Wolfe Creek . Smallscale placer gold mining claim for sale on Old Wolfe Creek, Vancouver Island: but numerous, goldbearing quartz stringers hosted by the Leech River rocks. »More detailed
There are several legends and tales of lost of buried treasures throughout the state of Washington. None of the treasures have ever been found though, and since word of mouth is the only proof we
Good at finding things? These stories of gigantic lost treasures will have you ready to whip out your map and compass: from huge stashes of smuggled gold, to nearpriceless regal jewels, there are
Sep 18, 2017 · Some of these treasures are now likely destroyed, including the Ark of the Covenant, but some may still exist and be recovered — such as the crown jewels of
Jan 05, 2015 · The gold was reportedly buried in 1758 and never recovered, fuelling local folklore since then. Now, with time I had over the Christmas holidays, and resources never before available, I finally researched this legend of lost gold and hit the sands on a quest for lost gold THE STORY
Sep 14, 2015 · Treasure: Lost City and Gold of Paititi Lost: 1572 Estimated Value: $10,000,000,000 Contents: Incan gold & artifacts, gold bars, jewellery, etc. Loion: Brazil The Secret City of Paititi Most people have heard the story of El Dorado, a city full of gold lost somewhere in the rainforests of South America. The Oak Island Money Pit. This is