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  • The Lost Silver Mine of San Antonio de Padua Mission is thought to be located on or near Dutra Creek.

      Topographic Map of Lost Treasure and Ghost Town Locations

More information can be found in

A Guide to Treasure in California


  • The Sanches Fortune consisting of 17 sacks of gold dust, each worth $5,000, has never been found.

    More information can be found in

    A Guide to Treasure in California


  • The Lost Mine of Ventana is said to be located somewhere in or near Ventana Park.

      Topographic Map of Lost Treasure and Ghost Town Locations

    More information can be found in

    A Guide to Treasure in California


  • Tiburcio Vasquez is thought to have hidden stolen loot somewhere near Rancho Milpitas.

      Topographic Map of Lost Treasure and Ghost Town Locations

    More information can be found in

    A Guide to Treasure in California


  • Seagull Quills packed with flour gold is said to be hidden in a cave near the mouth of the Carmel River.

      Topographic Map of Lost Treasure and Ghost Town Locations

    More information can be found in

    A Guide to Treasure in California


  • Gold mixed with black sand is said to have been recovered by Indians in a sea cave under Point Lobos.

      Topographic Map of Lost Treasure and Ghost Town Locations

    More information can be found in

    A Guide to Treasure in California


  • A Spanish ship was sunk by pirates somewhere near the mouth of Monterey Bay. The ship was carrying $9,000,000 in gold and silver. 

      Topographic Map of Lost Treasure and Ghost Town Locations

    More information can be found in

    A Guide to Treasure in California


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