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WCHS 206.
California Gold Rush
by Rufus R. Asbury and James Fincher Glover


Rufus R. Asbury came to White County to mine Gold. He owned several mines at one time or another. He is best remembered for his mine on Lot 10, 3rd Land District and the Asbury Placers at the confluence of Shoal Creek and the Chestatee River. He built Asbury Mill and Asbury Mill Road is named for his mill.