Map of Chestatee Mining Company — Dahlonega GA

Here’s a great map showing the Lumpkin Chestatee Mining Company property in Dahlonega, GA:

Chestatee Mining Company — lots along the Chestatee River in Lumpkin County

Timothy Grocken purchased 1000 shares @ $20 per share in the Lumpkin Chestatee Mining Company.

I wonder if you made money on his investment?
I don’t know the age of this photo, but from their clothing I would guess around the late 19th century. It’s amazing the old timers used almost the exact same methods of mining as still used today (sluice box and gold pans).

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