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  • Abandoned Mining Towns In The Upper Peninsula Of Michigan

    While Upper Michigan still has so much to offer much of its industry has ceased to exist. Starting in the mid-1800 s mining was the main industry of Upper Michigan. Upper Michigan had an abundance of copper and other minerals. Stamp Mills began popping up all over Upper Michigan.

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  • Properties Classifieds ICMJ Prospecting Mining Journal

    20-acre mining claim with 1320 feet of large historic gold creek flowing through. 4WD access and two good camp sites on claim. Creek is known for nuggets and there is an old placer mine above the creek. Come check it out yourself. 4 500. (541)507-7265. YApr4

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    Gold Mines For Sale including alluvial placer gold mines lode gold mines patented gold mines BLM gold mines and other gold mines for sale worldwide.

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  • Abandoned Mining Towns In The Upper Peninsula Of Michigan

    While Upper Michigan still has so much to offer much of its industry has ceased to exist. Starting in the mid-1800 s mining was the main industry of Upper Michigan. Upper Michigan had an abundance of copper and other minerals. Stamp Mills began popping up all over Upper Michigan.

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  • Where to Pan for Gold in Michigan.

    One noteworthy area is the Ropes Gold Mine north of Ishpeming in Michigan s Upper Peninsula. In 1881 Julius Ropes discovered gold in some rock outcroppings there and formed the Ropes Gold and Silver Company to expand works on his new discovery. Gold mining continued for decades changing hands numerous times until it was closed in 1991.

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  • The ancient copper mines of Michigan s Upper Peninsula

    Oct 09 2012 · In his 1879 text entitled Ancient Copper Mines of Lake Superior John Jacob Houghton relates beginning on page 141 On the south shore of Lake Superior the works of the ancient miners extend over a district of country comprising what is known as the Trap Range having a length of one hundred and fifty miles through Keweenaw Houghton and Ontonagon Counties Michigan with a

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  • Properties Classifieds ICMJ Prospecting Mining Journal

    20-acre mining claim with 1320 feet of large historic gold creek flowing through. 4WD access and two good camp sites on claim. Creek is known for nuggets and there is an old placer mine above the creek. Come check it out yourself. 4 500. (541)507-7265. YApr4

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  • Copper Central Mine Keweenaw County Michigan eBay

    DATOLITE EMPIRE COPPER MINE KEWEENAW COUNTY MICHIGAN. 147.87 8.30 shipping . Items On Sale. Copper from the Central Mine Keweenaw County Michigan. 1.25" Plastic Perky Included. We offer combined shipping. Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing.

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  • 171 Best Michigan Copper Mining Photos and more images in

    Mar 16 2020Explore Iroquois Copper s board "Michigan Copper Mining Photos and more" followed by 127 people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Michigan Copper Calumet.

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  • Quincy Mine Antique Copper Ingot Upper Michigan/Rare

    Quincy Mine Antique Copper Ingot Quincy Mining Company Weight of 14 lbs 9 1/2" x 2 3/4" wide x 2 3/8" tall This is my last ingot for sale. Items in the Worthopedia® are obtained exclusively from licensors and partners solely for our members research needs.

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  • Mine Shafts of Michigan Mining History

    Mining History Mine Headframes and Structures of Michigan Michigan has four major metallic mining ranges the "Copper Country" Mining District of Keweenaw Houghton Ontonagon counties (and some explorations in Gogebic) the Marquette Iron Range of Marquette and Baraga counties the Menominee Iron Range of Dickinson and Iron counties and the Gogebic Iron Range of Gogebic county (extending

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  • Michigan Mines

    Michigan Mines A list of all the Mines in Michigan with maps driving directions and a local area search function.

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  • Mineral Specimens from Michigan Gallery M W Minerals

    6612 Copper Crystals. Lake Superior Copper District Michigan USA 16 x 5 x 3 cm SOLD. 6578 Copper Crystals. Northwestern Mine Keweenaw Co. Michigan Ex. Seaman Mineral Museum 4.3 x

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  • Mining In Michigan The Diggings™

    Michigan has 1 853 identified mines listed in The Diggings™. The most commonly listed primary commodities in Michigan mines are Iron Copper and Silver .At the time these mines were surveyed 215 mines in Michigan were observed to have ore mineralization in an outcrop shallow pit or isolated drill hole—known as an occurance mine. 1 Michigan has 783 prospect mines. 2 818 mines were in

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  • mining Michigan in Pictures

    Jul 24 2017 · The mine was the first Michigan copper mine to switch from fissure mining to amygdaloid mining when the recently discovered Pewabic amygdaloid lode was found to cross Quincy property in 1856. High-grade fissure veins contained large pure masses of copper but the masses could take days or even months to extract at high cost.

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  • Michigan Copper in the MediterraneanGraham Hancock

    Pieces of the "native" Michigan copper sometimes have crystals of silver inclusions mechanically enclosed but not alloyed this is called "halfbreed copper". In the commercial mines the miners are said to have cut these silver nodules off with knives and take them home. The presence of silver nodules in "Old Copper Culture" tools

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  • Michigan s first gold mine in decades gets tentative

    Apr 02 2019 · According to "Michigan Gold Mining in the Upper Peninsula" by author Daniel Fountain more than 40 gold mines and prospects developed in the

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  • 171 Best Michigan Copper Mining Photos and more images in

    Mar 16 2020Explore Iroquois Copper s board "Michigan Copper Mining Photos and more" followed by 127 people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Michigan Copper Calumet.

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  • Michigan-Copper-MinesMining Artifacts

    In 1899 the Minesota Mine properties were taken over by the Michigan Copper Mining Co. when it incorporated in January of that year. The Michigan Copper Mining Co. holdings consisted of 4 870 acres of mineral land 1 466 acres of timber land and a 150 acre mill site. This included the sites and of the old Minesota Superior and Rockland mines.

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  • Where to Pan for Gold in Michigan.

    One noteworthy area is the Ropes Gold Mine north of Ishpeming in Michigan s Upper Peninsula. In 1881 Julius Ropes discovered gold in some rock outcroppings there and formed the Ropes Gold and Silver Company to expand works on his new discovery. Gold mining continued for decades changing hands numerous times until it was closed in 1991.

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  • Ghost Towns Upper Peninsula Keweenaw Michigan

    The old Cliff Mine site is located just south of Phoenix off US-41 on the Cliff Drive. The Cliff Mine was 1 080 feet deep and produced 825 tons of copper in 1875. The town was settled around 1844

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  • Missing Prehistoric Michigan s Half-Billion Pounds of Copper

    Apr 18 2014 · A value in 1898 dollars of 550 million. Yet beneath each and every modern copper mine was an ancient pit mine. The Old Copper Culture and it s trade partners established a precedent worthy of continuing inquiry. Research of the historical accounts from modern times many originating late in the 1800s yields a summary and cross-reference.

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  • Atlantic Mine MI Land for sale 38 Listings LandWatch

    LandWatch has 38 listings for sale in Atlantic Mine MI. View listing photos contact sellers and use filters to find listings of land for sale LandWatch

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  • 63 Best Copper Country History images History Country

    Sep 26 2016Explore michiganhist s board "Copper Country History" followed by 164 people on Pinterest. See more ideas about History Country Michigan.

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  • EGLEMiningMichigan

    Department of Environment Great Lakes EnergyThe DEQ has responsibility for issuing permits to engage in the mining of metallic mineral deposits in Michigan under authority of Part 631 Michigan Mine Reclamation Regulations of the Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Act 1994 PA 451 as amended.

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  • Collecting Copper in Michigan s Copper CountryWhere to

    Mar 25 2014 · During the period of most intense copper mining in Michigan many specimens of local minerals were donated to the museum. Their collection of Michigan minerals is the finest in the world and there is a strong local emphasis on their displays. Check out our custom search and view all the minerals from Michigan for sale on eBay.

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  • Ghost Towns of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan from the

    A few of the old mining houses are used by summer residents. Recapture the aura of the mining era when copper was king by walking or driving through some of these ghost locations. Conditions in the late 1800 s and early 1900 s were tough and these men women and children were strong and courageous.

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  • Adventure Motel in Michigan s U.P. can t find a buyer

    Nov 28 2019 · The Upper Peninsula grew rich from iron and copper mining in the 1800s. But as the mining industry went bust thanks to depletion or economic downturns the jobs and the money vanished.

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  • Copper IMichigan State University

    MICHIGAN S COPPER DEPOSITS AND MINING. The first mineral boom in the United States occurred in 1843 when people from all over the continent began to chase the copper silver and iron of Michigan s upper peninsula. These mines were in commercial operation for more than a hundred years.

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  • Where to Pan for Gold in Michigan.

    One noteworthy area is the Ropes Gold Mine north of Ishpeming in Michigan s Upper Peninsula. In 1881 Julius Ropes discovered gold in some rock outcroppings there and formed the Ropes Gold and Silver Company to expand works on his new discovery. Gold mining continued for decades changing hands numerous times until it was closed in 1991.

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  • Michigan s UP is full of closed mines. Technology may give

    Most of these copper mines in Michigan s Upper peninsula are not that deep in order to maintain enough heat for the exception of the C/H mines in Calumet the red jacket shaft comes to mine 4900 feet it was around 92.f before it was connected by two other tunnels #4 Calumet n south hecla #12 those two tunnels lowered the temperature down to

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  • 6 Amazing Michigan Ghost TownsRemnants of the Iron

    Dec 08 2016 · Old Victoria Michigan . Old Victoria is a picturesque ghost town that was once a prosperous copper mining town. When copper was discovered at the site in 1860s a town quickly grew up to serve the miners. The town had hundreds of miners a

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  • Copper Ingot from Pewabic Shipwreck n Lake Huron MICHIGAN

    Michigan was the first major copper mining region in the United States. Copper was shipped in various forms including ingots barreled stampings and large masses of ore. The array of uses included sheathing for ship bottoms boiler plates for locomotives spikes tubing wiring coins and even buttons.

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  • Michigan-Copper-MinesMining Artifacts

    In 1899 the Minesota Mine properties were taken over by the Michigan Copper Mining Co. when it incorporated in January of that year. The Michigan Copper Mining Co. holdings consisted of 4 870 acres of mineral land 1 466 acres of timber land and a 150 acre mill site. This included the sites and of the old Minesota Superior and Rockland mines.

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  • Copper Mining History and Copper Harbor Michigan

    Copper Country Road Trips Keweenaw Mining History. Caledonia Native Copper Mine Rock and Mineral Collecting near Ontonagon Michigan for the rock collector or geologist. Collect samples of copper silver datolite calcite epodote quartz as well as a range of micro-minerals.

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  • Timeline of Michigan Copper Mining Prehistory to 1850

    Dec 18 2018 · Timeline of Michigan Copper Mining Prehistory to 1850. Though the company produced little copper it was the first serious American mining attempt. Sale of copper wire leaps after the message "What hath God wrought" is sent by telegraph from Washington to Baltimore on May 24th ushering in the electronic communication era. By 1846 iron

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