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File Created: 03-Sep-87 by Larry Jones(LDJ)
Last Edit:  12-Oct-93 by Larry Jones(LDJ)

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Name COBELDICK DREDGE, FRASER RIVER GOLD DREDGING CO. Mining Division Kamloops
BCGS Map 092I022
Status Past Producer NTS Map 092I04E
Latitude 50º 15' 00" N UTM 10 (NAD 83)
Longitude 121º 36' 05" W Northing 5567363
Easting 599712
Commodities Gold Deposit Types C01 : Surficial placers
Tectonic Belt Intermontane Terrane Quesnel
Capsule Geology

The Cobeldick dredge worked leases along the Fraser River north of Lytton, particularily the Van Winkle Bar, between 1899 and 1904. During this time, an unspecified amount of gold was recovered.

The Cobeldick Dredge No. 1 Co. was bought out by Fraser River Gold Dredging Co., Ltd. in 1903. The dredge ceased operation in about 1904.

Bibliography
EMPR AR 1899-611,728,facing 742,745; 1900-906; 1901-1089;  *1902-104-105,193; 1903-182; 1904-234; 1905-205; 1906-177
GSC MAP 1010A; 42-1989

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