La Panta Mine 9 miles east from
Hawthorne on US95 to Garfield Flats road then 4 miles south. 38 29.15n
118 26.97w, Pamlico Quad
Discovered and mostly active in the 1870's and 1880's. The La Panta Mine is said
to have produced $300,000 in ore, mostly gold, but by 1936 the property was idle
and the equipment removed.
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