Gold Hill is a product of the frontier days, when bold men sought golden riches despite ongoing hardships. The 1860 discovery of the famous Gold Hill Pocket, overlooking the present townsite, brought about its name with a gold rush that continued for decades and spilled into the nearby creeks and valleys, including mines with names like the Millionaire, Lucky Bart, and Roaring Gimlet. In 1884, the railroad bypassed neighboring settlements, which made Gold Hill a center depot and created ghost towns along the way. While the ...

Gold Hill 2010, Arcadia Publishing (SC), Charleston, SC

ISBN-13: 9780738581798

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Gold Hill 2010, Arcadia Publishing Library Editions

ISBN-13: 9781531654214

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