My largest nugget yet - 18 grammer

Go down

My largest nugget yet - 18 grammer

Post  AnnieL on Tue Aug 07, 2018 10:56 am

Spent two months in the Clermont, Qld region this year.  Found this little beauty on a spur and it was only about an inch down (boom!!). I'm told it has 'herringbone' and 'chevron' features. I had found a 5.5 grammer a bit further up the hill earlier.



avatar
AnnieL
Contributor Plus
Contributor Plus

Number of posts : 974
Age : 63
Registration date : 2012-05-07

Back to top Go down

Re: My largest nugget yet - 18 grammer

Post  nanjim on Tue Aug 07, 2018 11:26 am

Annie,

Nice lookin chunk ....
Thanks for sharing....

Cheers Nanjim
Jim

nanjim
Good Contributor
Good Contributor

Number of posts : 92
Registration date : 2014-05-01

Back to top Go down

Re: My largest nugget yet - 18 grammer

Post  Kon61gold on Tue Aug 07, 2018 3:52 pm

Congratulations Annie. That certainly is one nice looking slug of gold. Well done. cheers

Cheers Kon. T25
avatar
Kon61gold
Management

Number of posts : 2811
Age : 56
Registration date : 2008-10-16

http://golddetecting.forumotion.net

Back to top Go down

Re: My largest nugget yet - 18 grammer

Post  Travelergold on Tue Aug 07, 2018 4:32 pm

Very nice. You have got to be happy with that one. It looks like it has been rolled around host stone. Very Happy

Travelergold
Good Contributor
Good Contributor

Number of posts : 88
Registration date : 2017-04-24

Back to top Go down

Re: My largest nugget yet - 18 grammer

Post  davsgold on Tue Aug 07, 2018 7:43 pm

Very nice find Annie, well done, and yes I agree it has the crystalline features of Chevron and Herringbone gold. Very Happy

cheers dave
avatar
davsgold
Contributor Plus
Contributor Plus

Number of posts : 5620
Registration date : 2008-10-25

Back to top Go down

Re: My largest nugget yet - 18 grammer

Post  slimpickens on Tue Aug 07, 2018 10:03 pm

Wow!!! An inch down, I think I would have walked away, dismissing it as junk! Congrats Annie, Harry.
avatar
slimpickens
Contributor Plus
Contributor Plus

Number of posts : 3661
Registration date : 2010-08-04

Back to top Go down

Re: My largest nugget yet - 18 grammer

Post  joe82 on Wed Aug 08, 2018 6:14 am

wicked stuff mate nice nuggy, funny im only 3hrs from clearmont and have never been for a run there Embarassed

joe82
Contributor Plus
Contributor Plus

Number of posts : 767
Age : 36
Registration date : 2013-07-02

Back to top Go down

Re: My largest nugget yet - 18 grammer

Post  Nightjar on Wed Aug 08, 2018 9:27 am

Well done Annie, no stopping you now..
BTW Am interested, have never heard of Chevron & Herringbone gold?


avatar
Nightjar
Contributor Plus
Contributor Plus

Number of posts : 2147
Registration date : 2008-10-25

http://s4.zetaboards.com/Gold_Detecting/index/

Back to top Go down

Biggest piece

Post  ttrash on Wed Aug 08, 2018 10:03 am

It’s a beaut Annie

Nice reward for a lot of hours put in

Congratulations.
avatar
ttrash
Contributor Plus
Contributor Plus

Number of posts : 637
Age : 51
Registration date : 2011-11-20

Back to top Go down

Re: My largest nugget yet - 18 grammer

Post  staples61 on Wed Aug 08, 2018 10:47 am

Anniel,
As they say you have to walk over em to find em
Awesome!
Staples

staples61
Good Contributor
Good Contributor

Number of posts : 121
Age : 57
Registration date : 2008-11-29

Back to top Go down

Re: My largest nugget yet - 18 grammer

Post  Axtyr on Wed Aug 08, 2018 6:26 pm

That is a beauty there Annie. Congrats.

Regards Axtyr.

Axtyr
Contributor Plus
Contributor Plus

Number of posts : 518
Registration date : 2014-01-20

Back to top Go down

Re: My largest nugget yet - 18 grammer

Post  Willo on Thu Aug 09, 2018 10:18 am

Its a lovely piece Annie, well done and sounds like you put in some serious yards!

Ian
avatar
Willo
Contributor Plus
Contributor Plus

Number of posts : 278
Age : 54
Registration date : 2011-09-04

Back to top Go down

Re: My largest nugget yet - 18 grammer

Post  AnnieL on Mon Aug 13, 2018 8:13 pm

Thanks for your kind remarks.

Slimpickins- yep, I did think it was junk but the lack of it in the area made me check. Very Happy

Nightjar - neither had I, but it is the lines created in the gold that do. I googled it.

Willo - yes for sure, walking up to 8 km a day to find spots. I would find a couple of nuggets then nothing in the area. So frustrating. Lots of gullies.

Cheers
avatar
AnnieL
Contributor Plus
Contributor Plus

Number of posts : 974
Age : 63
Registration date : 2012-05-07

Back to top Go down

Re: My largest nugget yet - 18 grammer

Post  GemQ on Mon Aug 13, 2018 9:27 pm

Congratulations Annie on a ripper slug cheers
avatar
GemQ
Contributor Plus
Contributor Plus

Number of posts : 480
Age : 47
Registration date : 2012-12-24

https://www.youtube.com/user/GemQ1?feature=mhum

Back to top Go down

Re: My largest nugget yet - 18 grammer

Post  GOLDGASM on Mon Aug 13, 2018 9:42 pm

Congrats on getting one that size!next up an ounce V06
avatar
GOLDGASM
Contributor Plus
Contributor Plus

Number of posts : 270
Registration date : 2011-06-30

Back to top Go down

Re: My largest nugget yet - 18 grammer

Post  Mike54 on Sun Aug 19, 2018 8:15 pm

That is a very nice crystalline nugget Annie. T06 Big congrats to you for a very nice find. T25 Thanks for sharing with us all.

Cheers.

Mike.

_________________
Live long and prosper.   cheers
avatar
Mike54
Management

Number of posts : 280
Age : 63
Registration date : 2017-06-16

Back to top Go down

Re: My largest nugget yet - 18 grammer

Post  Jen on Sun Aug 19, 2018 8:31 pm

Congratulations on a beauty of a nugget Annie... Q38


_________________
Be happy everyone Lifes to short

Cheers jen.
avatar
Jen
Management

Number of posts : 657
Registration date : 2017-06-16

Back to top Go down

Re: My largest nugget yet - 18 grammer

Post  AnnieL on Mon Aug 20, 2018 7:52 pm

Thanks for your comments everyone.  Still working on the elusive ‘ouncer’.  Cool
avatar
AnnieL
Contributor Plus
Contributor Plus

Number of posts : 974
Age : 63
Registration date : 2012-05-07

Back to top Go down

Re: My largest nugget yet - 18 grammer

Post  piston broke on Mon Aug 27, 2018 10:38 pm

Great nugget Annie Very Happy cheers Pete.
avatar
piston broke
Contributor Plus
Contributor Plus

Number of posts : 1532
Age : 59
Registration date : 2011-05-07

Back to top Go down

Re: My largest nugget yet - 18 grammer

Post  smithsgold on Mon Sep 03, 2018 2:03 pm

Very Nice !!!!!
avatar
smithsgold
New Poster
New Poster

Number of posts : 17
Registration date : 2018-06-13

Back to top Go down

Back to top

- Similar topics

 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum