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We have cut the south lode at the adit level about 50 or 60 fathoms east of the engine, and have driven about 20 fathoms on it.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
Cash looked up from studying the last assay report of the Burro Lode, and his look was not pleasant.
CABIN FEVERB. M. BOWER
Since 1899 placer mining has increased considerably, although the greater part of the return has been from lode mining.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
One by one the spider arms of the tunnels felt out into the innermost crevices of the lode.
BLAZED TRAIL STORIESSTEWART EDWARD WHITE
It took me half of the next day to locate the lode, and while I was pilin' the monuments I looked up and saw that villain, Jacks.
MOTOR MATT'S DARING, OR, TRUE TO HIS FRIENDSSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
The richest bonanza that the "mother lode" ever yielded he struck.
MEXICOCHARLES REGINALD ENOCK
His lode petered out about six o'clock yesterday afternoon; our evening edition being delayed until that time, by request.
THE FIEND'S DELIGHTDOD GRILE
Mining claims are of two classes: lode or quartz claims, and placer claims.
PROCEEDINGS OF THE SECOND NATIONAL CONSERVATION CONGRESSVARIOUS
Perugias lode star for travellers has ever been the fact that it was the centre of the school of Umbrian painters.
ITALIAN HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARFRANCIS MILTOUN
It was soon evident that he was quite content to go without, and that Sally herself had been his lode-star.
SOMEHOW GOODWILLIAM DE MORGAN

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