Bodie - The Town and the Mine - Noella Ballenger Photography

Noella Ballenger Photography

To create, to share the treasures of our natural world and to share my vision with you... that is my goal. To have my photography inspire you to “see”… that is my joy!

The Standard Stamp Mill ran 24 hours a day crushing rock and extracting gold and silver. It is estimated that over $34 million in bullion was produced here. Bodie Bluff behind the mill shows the slag heaps near the mine shafts.

ARTIFACTSASSAY OFFICEBODIEBODIE STATE HISTORIC PARKCALIFORNIAELECTRICITYGHOST TOWNGOLD MININGHISTORYOLD BUILDINGSSTAMP MILLUNITED STATES