HUGE 1.17 Ounce Gold Nugget Found in Solid Bedrock – Metal Detecting By admin | March 17, 2016 - 4:47 am |March 17, 2016 Nevada Gold Mines This nugget took over an hour to dig and chisel out. It was 10″ deep in caliche. Caliche is a cemented conglomerate sort of rock very common in the desert SW. Like this Post? Subscribe to Our Feed! Delivered by eMail. Unsubscribe anytime. Famous Quotes of Inspiration..."The argument is at an end." Saint Augustine — Click here for more from Saint Augustine Tagged 1.17, Bedrock, Detecting, Found, Gold, Huge, Metal, Nugget, OUNCE, Solid. Bookmark the permalink.