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GOLD IN ALABAMA

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Gold in Clay County Alabama

Gold In Clay County Alabama
Clay County Alabama Gold Map
Placer gold is found in many streams in the county including Crooked Creek, Wesobulga Creek and the Tallapoosa River. The Manning Placer, consist of old diggings along tributaries of Crooked creek, which were landmarks of 1830’s and 40’s. You will find thin quartz veins nearby that produce placer and lode gold.  The Tallapoosa River shoal sands show placer gold. The Chinca Pina Property was an open cut, inclined shaft, with several prospect holes, with best panning in surface gravel contained placer gold. The Haraldson Mine was an old mine.