• You Might Strike Gold at This Historic Mine, but Beware

    May 19, 2014The mines there were some of the most productive in the Old West before the area was abandoned by Asarco sometime in the 1940s. But recent federal rules about mine ownership have made it difficult to establish new mines, prompting some dreamers to take another run at mines like Octave — a sort of second gold rush for this part of rural Arizona.

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  • Cliffs and Ruins A night and a day at the Norwich mine

    I had brought with me a GPS and a small, hand-drawn map. The map was copied from Joseph Papineau's fascinating and heavily en-colon-ed book, The Norwich Mine An Historical Journey Across Time, Or, A Dream of Copper Riches Lost 150 Years, West of the Ontonagon, 1841-1991 A Timeless History of One Copper Mine in Michigan's Upper Peninsula.

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  • Copper Range Railroad american-rails

    The Copper Range Railroad (reporting marks, COPR) was a classic shortline serving the Keweenaw Peninsula of Michigan. It was owned and operated by the Copper Range Company to serve several mines in the region with a connection to the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul Pacific (the Milwaukee Road) at McKeever as well as the Soo farther north.

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  • Troubled mining industry now resurgent in Upper Peninsula

    Jun 11, 2014A way of life dating back more than a century appeared over in Michigan's Upper Peninsula when the last copper mine closed in 1995, idling more than 1,000 employees and

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  • Rare and Scarce Stocks / Bonds Scripophily Old

    Home Rare and Unique, Specimens Rare and Scarce Stocks / Bonds. Michigan Copper Mining Company (Scarce Lee Degood's Michigan Mining book indicates only 11 to 25 known for unissued certificate but this one is issued)- Michigan 1907 Note All Old Stock and Bond Certificates are actual authentic certificates and are sold only as

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    Find homes for sale and real estate in Laurium, MI at realtor. Search and filter Laurium homes by price, beds, baths and property type.

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    Copper Harbor Tourism TripAdvisor has 3,853 reviews of Copper Harbor Hotels, Attractions, and Restaurants making it your best Copper Harbor resource.

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  • Gold Mining Claims For Sale or Lease in Alaska Gold

    Jun 24, 2018Most of the valley is and shallow (Less than 12 ft to bedrock). There is an old bucket line dredge on the claims. For sale or lease. This property has been held by old time Alaskan mining families for many generations. Am 80 this year so would like to sell or lease this large claim block.

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  • Things To Do in Houghton Michigan Visit Houghton, MI

    Things To Do in Houghton Michigan. Quincy Mine Stop by Sheldon's Bakery for an old miner's favorite dinner a pasty (pasties are filled with meats and vegetables). Day two begins with a visit to the ghostown of Delaware which has the Delaware Copper Mine. Have lunch in picturesque Copper Harbor.

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  • RE/MAX Douglass Real Estate. Serving the real estate

    RE/MAX Douglass Real Estate. Serving the Keweenaw in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. MICHIGAN PARCEL FOR SALE NEAR OTTER LAKE! This beautiful 22.4 acre parcel is near Otter Lake, in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. 890 Acre Otter Lake is one of the largest sport fishing lakes in Houghton County. Here€™s what appears to be a very well built

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  • 23. Copper on the Keweenaw and Other Ponderables

    In 1843, the Lake Superior Mining Co. opened the first copper mine in Michigan. Isle Royale Mine opened the first mine on Minong (Isle Royale) in 1852. From the mid-1840s to the late 1870s, there were one-hundred and eleven copper mines in the Upper Peninsula and twenty-eight on Minong (Isle Royale).

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  • Public Mining Sites, Parks, Tours and Other Attractions

    Jun 25, 2018Independence Mine State Historical Park Gold panning at historic old mine. Indian Valley Mine Historic mine location on Turnagain Arm. Jack Wade Public Gold Panning Area Non-motorized only in the Fortymile River region. Kennecott National Historic Landmark Once the largest copper mine in the world.

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  • What Gems Are Found in Michigan? LEAFtv

    Seekers can find the stones in old mining dumps in Michigan, and they also can be found along the shores of Lake Superior. Many local collectors may appreciate them, but most of the stones found in Michigan are unsuitable for polishing. Jaspilite. Jaspilite is a banded iron formation also known as banded ironstone.

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  • Gold Panning Spots in Michigan USA Today

    If you're going to Michigan, pack your gold pan, and you might come home with a little gold in your pocket. The Great Lakes State allows recreational panning on its state and federal lands with no

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  • Phelps Dodge Morenci Has Converted All Copper

    Phelps Dodge Morenci Has Converted All Copper Production to Mine-for-Leach two of the ranchers; Morenci took its name after the Michigan hometown of a financier, William Church.) Church raised fifty thousand dollars from the Phelps Dodge Corporation in New York and formed the Detroit Mining Company, with he and Phelps Dodge as joint owners

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  • The 10 biggest copper mines in the world

    Nov 04, 2013Chile, the world's largest copper producing country, hosts six of the ten largest copper mines in the world, while the remaining four are located in Peru, Mexico and Indonesia. Mining-technology profiles the ten biggest copper mines in the world, based on contained reserves. Escondida copper

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  • OLD WEST HISTORY STORE Antique Western Gold Mining

    Authentic early western gold mining stock certificates for the collector and Old West history buff. Silver bars, core samples and an excellent selection of certificates from the Homestake Mining Company at Lead, South Dakota. Antique documents from gold mines located at Cripple Creek, Colorado. Even an actual nevada gold nugget or two to offer.

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  • Bruce Mines Real Estate 30 Homes For Sale in ovlix

    There are real estate listings for sale in Bruce Mines, ON including 18 Houses, 8 Vacant Lots, 3 Commercial listings, 1 . Research Bruce Mines real estate market trends and find homes for sale. Search for new homes, open houses and reduced price real estate in Bruce Mines.

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  • Stripping Copper Wire Is It Worth? Greener Recycling

    Go to prices below Copper wire is a common name for all types of Cu cable. So copper wire recycling price depends on the kind of copper scrap. You can find it the table below. Feel free to call us if you want to sell your metal but cannot determine the type of your waste.

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  • In Mining, Some Michigan Towns See Hope nytimes

    May 25, 2012IRONWOOD, Mich. — On the far northern reaches of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, James Jacques drove on a rutted logging road to an old mining shaft surrounded by

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  • Copper A World Trade in 3000 BC? Eye Of The Psychic

    The era around 3000 BC saw more than 500,000 tons of copper being mined in the so-called Upper Peninsula, in the American state of Michigan. The largest mine was on Isle Royale, an island in Lake Superior, near the Canadian border. Here, there are thousands of prehistoric copper pits, dug thousands of years ago by ancient peoples unknown.

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  • Iron Mines in Michigan earthobservatory.nasa.gov

    Sep 11, 2013However, the mines also have significant environmental impacts. For instance, a report released by Michigan's Department of Environmental Quality found that sediment in Goose Lake sediment and in some nearby streams have elevated levels of selenium due to mining. Though essential to life, selenium can be toxic to wildlife in high concentrations.

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    Old Antique Postcards for sale from Collection of 2 Million Vintage Collectible Post Cards for all Collecting Interests including Halloween, Sports, Ships and Artist Signed.

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  • UPPER PENINSULA MICHIGAN REAL ESTATE

    Welcome to the Upper Peninsula Association of REALTORS Real Estate Listings site. Here you are able to search over 5000 Upper Peninsula and Northern Wisconsin Real Estate listings covering all counties in the Central Western Upper Peninsula and Northern Wisconsin.

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  • Area Accomodations Adventure mine

    Old Orchard Hill llc. 71 Victoria Ave. Rockland, MI 49960 Phone (602) 558-1829 Located in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan in the small town of Rockland, Old Orchard Hill has been faithfully restored to its original design as a company home for the copper mines that flourished in the area in the early 1900s.

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  • Mine Finder Gold Arizona Mining Claims For Sale BLM

    Arizona Mining Claims For Sale. Arizona Gold, Silver, Copper, Gemstones. Supersition, Bradshaw, Belmont, Harquahala, Lode, Placer, Mineral Rich Land, Gold Mine Sales

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  • Browse Subjects Copper Country Historical Images

    Old Hancock Mine Workings in Relation to Suomi College Campus. Geography, Maps, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Old Hancock Mine Workings in Relation to Suomi College Campus (Revised 9-27-81) Peninsula Engineers Mining Contractors. Scanned July 22,

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  • Public Mining Sites, Parks, Tours and Other Attractions

    Jun 25, 2018Independence Mine State Historical Park Gold panning at historic old mine. Indian Valley Mine Historic mine location on Turnagain Arm. Jack Wade Public Gold Panning Area Non-motorized only in the Fortymile River region. Kennecott National Historic Landmark Once the largest copper mine in the world.

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  • Phelps Dodge Morenci Has Converted All Copper

    Phelps Dodge Morenci Has Converted All Copper Production to Mine-for-Leach two of the ranchers; Morenci took its name after the Michigan hometown of a financier, William Church.) Church raised fifty thousand dollars from the Phelps Dodge Corporation in New York and formed the Detroit Mining Company, with he and Phelps Dodge as joint owners

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