Bechtler Mint Site Historic Park, Rutherfordton

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  • This small park near Rutherfordton, NC included several signs with information about gold mining in North Carolina. It includes what may have been an old gold mine. Be sure to stop at the Bechtler hou...  more »
  • While visiting the Bechtler House, I was directed to this little park. There are a few placards telling of the gold mining history in the area as well as a small glimpse into the actual mine. This wel...  more »
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  • Not much there and there is no path to the exhibits so if they don't mow the grass can be very high. Basically a one time visit
  • It's not much more than a hole in the ground. I've been down in the mine years ago. Not wanting to downtrodden it further but the fence appears to be around one of the vent holes instead of the actual entrance. It may have been covered up so that it was unseen. The entrance was farther east.

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