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The Conder Gold Mine

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The Conder Gold Mine was located in Waxhaw in Union County. Union County mining traces back to the 19th-century when slaves mined for gold. Mine operations in 1941 turned out two gold bricks a month, with each brick weighing approximately 30 pounds valued at $9,000.
The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 9 Issue 29, Dec 1941, p7, il