May 30, 2015 

Welcome to the Sixteen to One Mine!


Incorporated in 1911 in California, the Sixteen to One Mine continues to intrigue people the world over. We invite you to use this website as you would use a library. Learn about gold, geology, California history, contemporary issues and the specifics of the Original Sixteen to One mining company. Participate directly with us through:

  1. FEEDBACK… e-mail us directly
  2. GOLD SALES… purchase a quartz and gold specimen or jewelry
  3. STOCK… become an owner of the mine or sell your shares
  4. FORUM… an arena for discussion and current information


Upcoming Events  
Original Sixteen to One Mine Inc. Annual Shareholders Meeting
  June 20, 2015

Notice to Shareholders: you should be getting a meeting packet in the mail after May 20th.  Please let us know if your address has changed.  This is NOT a public event but is open to Shareholder's and their guests ONLY.


Underground Gold Miners Museum Gold Show
  June 20 - June 21, 2015

This year the museum is celebrating its 20th anniversary.  This is our 6th annual gold show.

10 to 5 each day at Underground Gold Miners Museum 356 Main Street Alleghany. The theme this year is: Ores of the Western States.


Tours of the 16 to 1 Mine will be offered on Sunday only, reservations are required. 


Vendors are wanted. for more info. 

This event is open to the public.


Photo Album  

Thank you Enloe! Neil, Roger and Kira. Training at the Sixteen to One Mine Jan. 22, 2014.

More photos...

Latest News and Publications  
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Notice of Public Hearing
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CDAA Misconduct, Again - The Mountain Messenger
SACRAMENTO–Our favorite villains of the prosecution, the California District Attorneys Association (CDAA), once again figures into evidence of slimy behavior, this in the current SPI case.
Letters to the Editor - The Union
Empire Mine for sale? - The Union
Where is our support from the State? - The Union
Michael Miller - KNCO Radio Interview
Comics and Stories from the Sixteen to One, by Dan O'Neill  
Message to Jerry Brown II 
Message to Jerry Brown 
The Old West Just Got Older 
Patriot or Rat? 
Honest Abe 
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Recent Newsletters  
Newsletter #53 - December 3, 2010
Newsletter # 52 March 21, 2007
Dear Shareholders, I am so happy to sit here and write a real letter to you.
Gold Enters Major Bull Market
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Clips from Alleghany
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The End Of California
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How to Approach Thin Veins & Cost
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The Power of Mining Districts
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PO Box 909
Alleghany, California 95910

(530) 287-3223      
(530) 287-3455

      Gold Sales:  

(530) 287-3540

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