Old gold mines, alluvial gold areas, dryblowing heaps, open cut mines, machine scraped areas....
... These are fantastic places to find gold. They are also the best places to start your gold prospecting and metal detecting search patterns.
Old gold miners, early metal detector operators and even the new hordes of metal detector operators using Minelab 2300, GPX5000 machines wont get all either!!!
This is Why the old timers get didn't get all the gold;
What about the Metal Detector operators, Why didn't they get all the gold;
Here is a few sources where you can get information about old gold mines and gold fields and use it in your armoury of gold prospecting research tools to win plenty of gold.
List Of Cancelled Leases that have produced Gold
1954 Book listing of cancelled old Gold Mines which have produced gold.
NOW...You can download a PDF copy See next entry.
Historical Gold Mines Listing PDF.|
Minedex in Tengraph Web.|
Gold Areas Shown In Geoview.|
Gold Books and old mining publications from the Department of Mines and Petroleum. |
There is a huge amount of publications at the Department of Mines and Petroleum bookshop, Here is a Link to Department of Mines and Petroleum Online Bookshop
|Geological Maps such as the 1:100000 maps of WA|
Are also available at the Department of Mining and Petroleum Bookshop.
More information on where to get free 1:250000 and 1:100000 maps is available at this link about Geological Maps in our website.
Advertising of Tenement Approval requests in Newspapers.|
This happens in WA Newspaper Classifieds generally on Wednesdays.
Goldtracker App Screen. |
GoldtrackerApp shows you gold occurrences are and you can drill down to what type the deposit is, See More Information on Goldtracker App and How it shows Gold Occurrences
Its pretty expensive to buy all the reports and old books like the excellent "Gold and Ghosts" books by D W; De Havelland and the many information packages provided on gold prospecting.
Do you really want to outlay all of that cash and then spend days and days reading it and trying to make sense of it?
Do so if you wish, we reckon its part of the challenge to find Gold anyway.
....But - If you want an alternative method to save time and money we may just be developing it now for you...
We have developed GOLDTracker as a website and as an APP (Now and Android App then latter IOS) to provide a simplified visual score of the potential to find gold...
...IN Every Graticular Block in WA - Over 1 million blocks have been Scored!
Here is A View of Goldtracker APP with Scores included.
In Goldtracker App Gold Occurrences are Shown by Gold Stars.
When you click on the gold star you can drill down to further information about the occurrence. which could be a
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