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If you are asking the first gold nugget ever found, then there is no way to know. In the California Gold rush, however, the first nugget was found on January 24, 1848, by James W. Marshall at Sutter's Mill, in Coloma, California.

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When was the first gold nugget discovered?

January 24 , 1849


Who found the first Gold nugget in California?

Although it is difficult to state who actually found the very first Gold nugget in California, it has been stated that James W. Marshall discovered the first nugget in California. It is stated that he found this nugget on January 24, 1848.


Who really discovered gold?

Gold was known from the most ancient times. We wouldn't know who discovered the first nugget, or even where it might have been found.


Did edward hargraves discover a nugget of gold in Australia?

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Who discovered Little Jack gold nugget?

Jackson and Hughes 1907.


Who discovered the Golden nugget?

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Is a gold nugget a mineral and why?

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What year was the 'welcome stranger' gold nugget is discovered?

5 February 1869


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Hargraves did not actually find any gold nuggets himself. His offsider John Lister, was the one who actually found the gold, and it was not in the form of a large nugget. The gold was payable, but it was in smaller nuggets that were not named.


What was the Holtermann gold nugget?

The Beyers and Holtermann nugget was the largest single piece of reef gold ever discovered in the world. The Beyers and Holtermann nugget was, strictly speaking, not a nugget, but what is called a matrix. Weighing in around 286 kilograms(about 630 pounds), it measured 150cm by 66cm, and was worth at least £12,000 at the time it was discovered, in October 1872. It was discovered by workers at the Star of Hope Gold Mining Co on Hawkins Hill, at the Hill End goldfields in New South Wales, Australia.


What is the biggest gold nugget found?

The largest solid gold nugget ever discovered was in Dunolly, Australia. It was found by John Deason and Richard Oates, and weighed about 2,284 Troy ounces (about 157 pounds).


Was potassium k the first metal to be discovered?

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How expensive is a gold nugget?

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Where do you get the camera from on nabooti?

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What was the biggest gold nugget in Ballarat?

The largest gold nugget found in Ballarat was the Welcome Nugget. It was found in Ballarat in 1858. It is different from the "Welcome Stranger", the largest gold nugget ever found and recorded. This nugget was found in Moliagul.


When was the Holterman nugget found?

The Holterman Nugget was found in Hill End in NSW on 19 October, 1872. It was the largest single nugget ever discovered anywhere, although strictly speaking, it was not really a single nugget but rather a mass of gold found in a reef.


A sentence with the word nugget?

Pat panned for gold with his brother, and they found a nugget or two in the bottom of the pan on the first try.


Where was gold first discovered in NSW?

Title were was the first gold discovered? Hill-End


When was gold first discovered?

Gold was first discovered in mid Estens (6000 B.C.)


What was the biggest gold nugget ever found in the 1850s gold rush?

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What year was the Welcome Stranger gold nugget discovered?

The "Welcome Stranger" was the name given to the largest gold nugget ever found and recorded. It measured 61 cm by 31 cm and was discovered by John Deason and Richard Oates at Moliagul, western Victoria, Australia on 5 February 1869.


What color is nugget of gold?

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Who got the biggest piece of gold in the gold rush?

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