The mill is a two stamp gold mill which was used to process gold and silver rich ore by stamping it or breaking it down to extract the precious materials. Interestingly enough though the mill originally came from the town of Marietta it did in fact process Comstock silver and gold.
Arizona is a fantastic state for gold prospectors and Phoenix is a great central lo ion to many productive mining districts. There are many areas that gold can be found within just a short drive of the city. Phoenix is lo ed in Maricopa County which is the 5th leading gold producing county in the state.
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Historic Gold Mining Areas This page has many articles highlighting some of the richest gold mining lo ions in the United States and the world including history of the early gold discoveries and current lo ions where gold can be found.
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At the heart of the Colorado gold rush was the Golden Cycle Mill. Established in 1905 it proudly stood as the most important mill in the region for nearly four decades. At the height of productivity the mill processed 1500 tons of ore per day from the famous Cripple Creek Mining District turning the area where Gold Hill Mesa now stands into