A Glossary of Mining TermsBy Gail Butler
From page 62 of the October, 1998 issue of Lost Treasure
Copyright © October, 1998 Lost Treasure, Inc. all rights reserved
Like any other human interest, recreational gold prospecting has its own collection of words that the pros use to describe various aspects of the hobby. Those who are new to recreational prospecting may not have a clue as to what these terms mean.