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<ul><li>Like mining for coal underground. </li></ul><ul><li>Could be many hundreds of feet underground. </li></ul><ul><li>...
 
 
<ul><li>Used giant water cannons called monitors to break rocks from cliffs. </li></ul><ul><li>Washed rocks and gold down ...
 
<ul><li>Takes a lot of time and patients. </li></ul><ul><li>Works by swirling water in a pan with rocks and sand and letti...
 
 
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Different Types Of Gold Mining

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Different Types Of Gold Mining

  1. 2. <ul><li>Like mining for coal underground. </li></ul><ul><li>Could be many hundreds of feet underground. </li></ul><ul><li>Sometimes used horses or mules to pull the material out from underground. </li></ul>
  2. 5. <ul><li>Used giant water cannons called monitors to break rocks from cliffs. </li></ul><ul><li>Washed rocks and gold down a stream to be found later. </li></ul><ul><li>Miners then had to pan for the gold to retrieve it. </li></ul>
  3. 7. <ul><li>Takes a lot of time and patients. </li></ul><ul><li>Works by swirling water in a pan with rocks and sand and letting the gold sink to the bottom. </li></ul><ul><li>You can still do this today for fun. </li></ul>

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