Report on the mines known in the eastern division of Hayti, and the facilities of working them
Ridgway, 1825 - Mines and mineral resources - 47 pages
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Azua Bobadilla Buena Ventura Caciques calabashes Catholic Majesties city of Santo Columbus commencement continues Valverde copper Cotuy discovered discoveries districts division of Hayti dollars in gold doubt Eastern division enemies expence extremely abundant facilities Francisco Garay French Garay and Miguel grain of gold Guava Herrera Higuey hitherto trodden Indians inhabitants island jurisdiction of Santiago labour leagues from Santiago metal mineral riches mines of Cibao mines of gold MINES OF HAYTI mines of Maymon mulatto natives negros neighbourhood never Neyva noted grain numbers Ovando Oviedo Peru place called precious Puerto de Plata quantity of gold quantity of grains ranges of mountains REDFORD AND ROBINS rich mines ridge Rio Verde river Hayna round Santiago San Christoval Santo Domingo says Valverde sequently settlers silver small dried pea smelted South America Spain spangles and sands Spaniards Spanish spot town valley of Costanza Vega veins waters weighed 3600 pesos Yaque
Page 24 - In the range of rugged mountains called Maymon, near a rivulet of the same name, in our own days a most abundant copper mine has been worked, the ore of which is of so rich a quality, that I am assured it yields 8 per cent of gold when refined.
Page 15 - In four days the traveller reaches the central point of La Vega, whether starting from the N. or S. 'Side of the
Page 4 - The existence of precious metals, consequently, in the Eastern division of Hayti, is proved by the earliest transactions of the Spaniards in the New World, and confirmed by the written evidence of the great Columbus.
Page 7 - Who can help burning with indignation to see the demon of Avarice...
Page 11 - In the neighbourhood of Santiago, Cotuy and La Vega, the mountains possess peculiar interest. In these three places...