Archive for February 23rd, 2017

Originally published in the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, February 22, 1889

Several more claims filed, a find of galena ore

fire-clayMr. James W. Bird, engineer of the Columbia & Puget Sound Railroad, and four others have located mining claims in township 21, range 6 east, between Black Diamond and Franklin, in which are situated four veins of fire clay, which have recently been discovered there. (more…)

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