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Apr072012

Iowa Creek

1857 April 16, Daily Globe - MINING IN SHASTA COUNTY - A valuable discovery of gold has recently been made in the main channel of Iowa Creek, near Pittsburg. We are told by the Republican that the creek is nearly two miles in length, and promises lasting valuable claims. The depth of the diggings is about twenty feet. Messrs. A. Gregory and Co. have been making big wages. Out of one pan of dirt they took out $75.

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