• Rocker box - Wikipedia

    A rocker box is a gold mining implement for separating alluvial placer gold from sand and Like a sluice box, the rocker box has riffles and a carpet in it to trap the gold. and difficult to move, the rocker can pick up twice the amount of the gravel, and therefore more gold in one day than an ordinary gold mining pan.

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    Miners during the early Gold Rush years wanted only one thing: gold. tool was the rocker or cradle, and indeed, this tool did vaguely resemble a child's cradle.

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  • Early Gold Mining Methods - Sierra Foothill Magazine

    Miners during the early Gold Rush years wanted only one thing: gold. tool was the rocker or cradle, and indeed, this tool did vaguely resemble a child's cradle.

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  • Rocker box - Wikipedia

    A rocker box is a gold mining implement for separating alluvial placer gold from sand and Like a sluice box, the rocker box has riffles and a carpet in it to trap the gold. and difficult to move, the rocker can pick up twice the amount of the gravel, and therefore more gold in one day than an ordinary gold mining pan.

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  • The History of Britain's Gold | Discovery UK

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