The Lost Dutch Oven Mine

The Lost Dutch Oven Mine »

The Lost Dutch Oven Mine is one of the most famous lost mines in California and likely the most famous of those

Murder, Silver, and The Governor

Murder, Silver, and The Governor »

A part time prospector by the name of George Lee, went to work a new claim somewhere in the eastern Mojave in the

Hank’s Secret Canyon

Hank’s Secret Canyon »

Henri ( Hank ) Brandt was one of those no none sense type of mining men, part French and part German, nearly 6

Lost Cement Mine

Lost Cement Mine »

The Lost Cement Mines By Walter Chalfant The geologic story of Mammoth Canyon is as turbulent as the history of its settlers.

San Francisco’s Deadliest Shipwreck

San Francisco’s Deadliest Shipwreck »

The SS City of Rio de Janeiro was a steamship of roughly 210 passengers and crew members that was nearing its home port