when gold was discovered and when it remains today.
In 1859, Gold was discovered at along on a blue river. Later than Breckenridge was established. While none of this base camp remains today.Also Breckenridge, father John
L.Dyer was a "Snowshoe ltierant preacher" founds his methodist church Breckenridge.
Who found gold.
The man who found a gold nugget is "Tom's baby" found a 13.5 pound nugget discovered near Breckenridge by local miners Tom Graves and Harry Lytton. Ton's Baby is now on display at the Colorado Museum of Natural History.