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Treasure Hunter Finds Gold-laden Wreck In The Caymans

Treasure hunter Herbert Humphreys, the former owner of the Holiday Inn Grand Cayman, and his team say they have dived and filmed a gold-laden steamship lost off the east coast of the United States before the American Civil War.

Read Source Story at CayCompass.com

> Gold Prospecting in Alaska

If you’re considering prospecting for gold in Alaska, but have no experience, then these two links are a must read!

  1. ‘Essential Research Materials for Alaska’ at AMDS Adventure Forum
  2. ‘Can I strike it rich looking for gold in Alaska?’ at AMDS Adventure Forum

‘I’ll Take “Bering Sea Gold” Over “Gold Rush” Any Day’

A blog post more about Nome Alaska’s rich “diggins”, than the TV shows, but I certainly agree with the author’s comments on those shows as well.

Even the one and two-person underwater suction dredging operations at Nome can pull 6, 7, 10 or even 12 troy ounces of placer gold from the Bering Sea floor on a good day. There are few, if any, locations here in the Lower 48 where you can pull this much placer gold suction dredging, highbanking, or dry washing in a single day (or week, or month for that matter) and that’s an absolute fact.

Read Source Story at Bedrock Dreams

> Items For Sale That Are Worth a Look

Treasure Coast Salvage Boat For Sale – $28,000 o.b.o

We are offering the “GOLD HAWG” for sale. She is a proven treasure hunter and finder – best known for bringing ashore the Gold Pelican of the 1715 fleet.
Currently working 1715 Fleet as C-11 – home port in Ft Pierce, FL.

Read Classifieds Forum Post at TreasureNet

Gold Prospecting Trucker Hat

I just thought this was cool and for $12 shipped, you can’t go wrong.

Gold Panning Hat with Metal Detector on Brim – This is a 100 % poly hat done in sublimation which means it will never fade peel, crack, and you won’t feel the design. Adjustable strap in the back to fit most sizes.

See Full Product Page at Etsy