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Synonyms for lode

a deposit of valuable ore occurring within definite boundaries separating it from surrounding rocks

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The Mother Lode Field Office manages approximately 230,000 acres of public land in all or portions of these 15 central California counties, including acreage that is within the historic Mother Lode region of the Sierra Nevada Range.
Under the terms of the merger agreement Oak Valley Bancorp will acquire all of the outstanding common stock of Mother Lode Bank in exchange for USD 7.
The new mineralisation is located 1000m south of the existing 73,000oz Mineral Resource and the Jupiter pit where similar style lode structures were mined in the 1990s.
Campaigners living near to Jaguar Land Rover's Lode Lane plant want to talk to the company about their car park plans.
As part of Land Rover's diamond anniversary celebrations - it's official birthday was on April 30 - Crathorne has chronicled his 4x4 exploits in Born in Lode Lane, a book written by Gavin Green.
Born in Lode Lane reveals Crathorne's global exploits which have taken him from the muddy slopes of "gearbox hill" at Eastnor, to the Sahara sand hills and the volcanoes of central America.
The gold forms lode deposits within narrow channels and cracks in the earth.
While none of Bronzino's capitoli appeared in this first volume, five of the artist's poems - "In lode della galea," which consists of two parts, "I romori," the "Capitolo contro a le campane," and "In lode delle zanzare" - were included in II secondo libro dell'opere burlesche (1555).
Since 1864, Sutro had unsuccessfully lobbied the federal government and bankers in San Francisco, New York, and London for capital to begin construction on a four-mile long drainage and ventilation tunnel underneath the Comstock Lode that would "liberate streams of wealth" from the earth.
Not till 1859, however, were the surface outcroppings of the Comstock Lode discovered in Nevada--one of the world's mineral treasure stores, which at its best yielded $20,000,000 worth of mingled gold and silver annually, and over time produced a total of $400,000,000 worth of precious ore.
At Ulo Ulo high grade lode style mineralisation has been defined by geochemistry (soil and trench sampling) over an area of 400m by 400m.
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will initiate fire restrictions for public lands managed by the Mother Lode Field Office effective June 23.
Global Banking News-December 24, 2015--Oak Valley Bancorp completes acquisition of Mother Lode Bank
M2 EQUITYBITES-May 6, 2014-Verde Resources' drilling programme yielded excellent high grade lode gold potential in Pahang, Malaysia
The project is located 45 km north of Meekatharra, Western Australia, and is producing from the Wilber Lode deposit, which currently hosts 714,000 mt of resources at a grade of 14.