Phillipsburg Mine – Nevada – Gold Rush Expeditions – 2014

Inside the historic Phillipsburg mine in Eureka County, Nevada. This mine dates back to 1864 and was worked primarily for silver, and gold. Over 3,000 feet of workings, this mine is a beast. Video Rating: / 5 Please follow and like us:

Barrick Gold Cortez Mine AGM

Video from the Barrick Gold Coretz Hill mine located about 70 miles south of Elko, Nevada. All photos copyright: Bruce W. Smith 2014 Video Rating: / 5 Sporadic ore and pit voids caused double trouble for Barrick Gold Corporation’s Goldstrike mine in Nevada. Sandvik’s flexible next-generation surface drill DR560 has … Continue reading

Gold Mine

Gold Mine Gold Mine by Wilbur SmithNorth of Johannesburg, five companies share the Kitchenerville fields, furiously blasting and digging deep into the earth. For some men, gold mining is a way of life–and death. For some it’s just a business. For one man, it’s the most dangerous game of all…Rod … Continue reading

80,000-lb Blast at Central Nevada Gold Mine

You’re standing at the edge of a pit 1500 feet deep and a mile across. Wait until about 27 seconds in, and look on the left for the big one! Three mining blasts at Barrick’s GoldStrike gold mine northeast of Battle Mountain, Nevada, May 22, 2002. The third, at the … Continue reading