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Last Post 02 Oct 2019 09:23 AM by  William Barlow
New Prospector in VA
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William Barlow
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11 Oct 2017 03:47 AM
    Looking for experienced prospector/s in Virginia that would like to teach me alittle bit. I have a small dredge 1"1/2. Panning kit and 2 sluices. Purchased some paydirt off ebay to pan at home, went up to Contrary Creek last weekend with the dredge but come up with nothing. Granted I didn't stray far from the bridge and it hadn't rained in a couple months there so water was extremely low. Did talk with a father and son out there looking for garnets. Would like to be a little closer to Roanoke if possible heard some stories about a few places having some color.

    Edit: Forgot to add looked at claims in my area and doesn't seem like any available, GPS Coordinates not showing up.

    Edit 2:  163 views, 16 days no replies guess no GPAA members in VA have seen post.
    William Barlow
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    22 Aug 2018 01:14 AM
    Guess no one on here is in virginia to much. 725 views, 315 days since my first post. No replys but found more info with local club. CVGP has been more helpful then GPAA. And they have private properties to prospect on. If anyone is interested in joining just do a search on the net for CVGP and come to a meeting. Friendly group and members are growibg every year
    Heather Wilson
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    01 Oct 2019 06:12 PM
    Im in virginia also, I emailed cvgp earlier to ask how much their membership fee was
    William Barlow
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    02 Oct 2019 09:23 AM
    Price is $100 a year unfortunately I only went out once but did get a half gram off claim 1. Did meet aj of au79 prospecting {youtuber} at the meeting. Letting my gpaa membership lapse since at this time I can't get to any of their claims until I get some vacation time with my new job. I do fortuenately have a creek near by that I can get some small gold out of. 2 grams total from about 20 trips lol.
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