Historical Mining

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This picture shows sluiceing at an unknown site.

Middle Yuba

This picture shows an abandoned mine in the Middle Yuba.

North Yuba, Bassetts

This picture shows placer mining in North Yuba, Bassetts.

Cherokee Hydraulic Mine

This picture shows hydraulic mining in the Cherokee Hydraulic Mine.

Lower Yuba

This picture shows hydraulic mining in Lower Yuba near Smartsville.

Parks Bar Bridge

This picture shows how the sediment slug has largely moved downstream to be deposited in Goldfields or out to sea in Yuba River, Parks Bar Bridge.

Parks Bar Bridge

This picture shows hydraulic mining in Lower Yuba, Parks Bar Bridge.

Manzanita Mine

This picture shows the landscape in Manzanita Mine near Sweetland.

Parks Bar Bridge

This picture shows still near maximum level of aggradation due to hydraulic mining sediment in Yuba River, Parks Bar Bridge.

Brandy City

This picture shows hydraulic mining in 1908 in the Brandy City Mine.

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