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Lost Mines: List Of Lost Mine Legends


List Of Lost Mine Legends

Legends of lost mines are probably worldwide. Those listed below are just a sampling.

Africa


Australia


Bolivia


Brazil


Canada


Colombia


  • Chivor mine, an emerald mine lost for 200 years, then found again.

Mexico


Russia


  • In the 19th century, gold fever was prevalent in the Ural region near Ekaterinburg. There are many legends of the lost mines, for example in Mamin-Sibiryak's stories.
  • There are many modern stories of lost diamond mines in the Yakutia region of north and northeast Russia

United States


Arizona


California


Colorado


Idaho


Kentucky


Missouri


Nevada


New Mexico


Oregon


Texas


Utah


Washington



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