Vulture City once home to Arizonas most productive gold
10 Biggest Gold Mines in the World PHOTOS Here is a list of the 10 biggest gold mines in the world, based on available 2010 production data. There are differences of opinion about which one should be ranked No. 1. Some consultants say the worlds largest gold mine, by production, is the Muruntau gold Jul 14, 2017 The O.K. Mine was established in 1890 by a miner named John Burt who worked the mine until 1899 when he sold it to the Seal of Gold Mining Company. With the next few years, the mine became one of the most productive gold mines in the district and contributed to the shifting of the old Dale Town to the new site to be closer to the mine.