These are not exactly what we should call 'diggings' in London, are they?
In Brazil the diggings were not so extensive nor so rich as in this state.
It is this that forces us to seek his diggings, to trace, if possible, his footsteps.
The diggings were in the mountain side at varying distances.
The very time that he swore he was on his way from San Francisco to the diggings!