Mining in the Upper Swan River and The Great Flume with Bill Fountain
August 11, 2020 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Join Breckenridge Heritage Alliance, as local author and historian, Fountain unveils the story of the first mega gold mining operation in the greater Breckenridge mining district, located in the upper Swan River Valley. Follow this historic and photographic story of the Fuller Placer Mining Company and the incredible engineering feat of building and operating a gigantic water flume designed to aid in the area’s extensive hydraulic mining operations.
CLICK HERE to join the presentation on Tuesday August 11th. Or you can call in to 1-669-900-9128 and use meeting ID 816 0790 0990. This will be a live presentation that we will record and post here afterwards in case you can't join live.