There are a few gold locations in Cheshire County, New Hampshire.Â Placer gold can be found on the Ashuelot River near Surry and Gulf Stream near Chesterfield.
In Carroll County New Hampshire placer gold can be found on the Ellis River, near Jackson, and on the Swift River, near Conway.
Gold occurrences in New Hampshire have been reported on and off for the last two hundred years, but never in commercially valuable deposits. The source of the gold is not known, but it probably reflects similar occurrences in the ChaudiÃ¨re River watershed in southern Quebec. I went panning here several years ago and used a …