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Contributions to the history of the Acton Copper Mine

Thomas Macfarlane

Contributions to the history of the Acton Copper Mine

with a plan of the mine and six sections

by Thomas Macfarlane

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Published by s.n.] in [Montreal? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cuivre,
  • Mines et extraction,
  • Copper mines and mining

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Thomas Macfarlane
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 22991, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 22991
    The Physical Object
    Format[microform] :
    Pagination1 microfiche (18 fr.) :
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25452019M
    ISBN 100665229917

    The Thomson River Copper Mine is situated on the steep forested slopes of the Thomson River valley, 5 km south-southwest of Walhalla. Since its rich oxidized ore was discovered in outcrop in about , the Thomson River Copper Mine has had a . Coppermine: Leckie, Keith Ross: Books "The trial of two Copper Inuit is the backdrop for this swashbuckling tale of adventure, intrigue and plain old romance that beings with a year-long journey from Edmonton to the shores of the Arctic and back again, and ends in the courtrooms, hotels and high society parlours of Edwardian /5(19).

      Exploration and development of A-bed replacement ore bodies at the Magma mine during the s resulted in the discovery of the east-northeast-trending North Boundary fault zone in This major, previously unknown structure dropped strata in its southern wall by at least 3, feet. Entirely concealed by post-mineral volcanic cover, the North Boundary Fault . The mine was most active during the 18th century when, under the ownership of the Dukes of Devonshire, great investment was made in new mining technology to exploit the extensive rich copper deposits within the hill. It became one of the richest copper mines in the world at the time.

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Contributions to the history of the Acton Copper Mine by Thomas Macfarlane Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. Contributions to the history of the Acton Copper Mine: with a plan of the mine and six sections. [Thomas Macfarlane]. Acton mine, Acton Vale, Acton RCM, Montérégie, Québec, Canada: Formerly: Acton mine, Bagot Co., Québec, Canada Former copper mine operatedconsisted of many small open pits and 5 shafts.

The site of the mine is built over. The remains of this mine. This book is a winner from beginning to end. Leckie has written a gripping story set in real history that sweeps us from the relative civilization of Edmonton to the shores of the Arctic Ocean at Coppermine during the time of World War One/5.

$2, Governor Mine’s gold production was about 70% of the recorded gold output of the entire county of Los Angeles. • Active Working Years: The mine was worked on for 25 years total; (15 years) between and then (10 years) between • Inactive Years: The mine was closed for a total of years since its discovery;File Size: 3MB.

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This book is an introduction to the purposes and practices of mine action. Much more information is available on. There is a rich lore about ancient copper mining in the Lake Superior region. Most of it is highly speculative and is unsupported, but fervently believed.

There is no doubt that copper was mined at Isle Royale thousands of years ago. Most likely this was done by indigenous miners who traded the copper with people who lived far to the south. The Copper Mine on Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands, is a national park containing the ruins of an abandoned 19th-century copper mine.

Copper was discovered on Virgin Gorda. Local legends also suggest the shafts were dug by Spanish adventurers to mine silver in the late fifteenth century, but no documentary evidence can be found to support this theory, and no firm.

Acton was founded in by gold miners who were working in the Red Rover Mine. It was named after Acton, Massachusetts by one of the miners. Two of the best-known gold mines located in Acton were the Red Rover mine and the Governor mine.

Mining of gold, copper, and titanium ore continued into the early s. [citation needed] The town originally had served County: Los Angeles.

Phelps Dodge Corporation closed the Bisbee underground mines in the summer of Bisbee Mayor Chuck Eads, with the generous cooperation of Phelps Dodge, brought to reality the idea of opening a mine tour through a portion of the world-famous Copper Queen Mine.

Mayor Eads felt that history of mining should be kept alive in Bisbee and in a. This section is based on Sixty Centuries of Copper by B Webster Smith which was published by the UK Copper Development Association in Sixty Centuries of Copper is intended for the reader who is interested in the general history of copper mining, the development of metal-working processes and the uses of copper through the past six thousand years.

Ore was crushed at the mine, then trucked to Acton to be milled at the Governor Mill. The period of greatest production was in the years to Byproduction had increased to tons of ore mined and milled every 24 hours. The mine was worked until Octoberwhen Government wartime restrictions abruptly ended gold mining.

The Dun Mountain Railway was built in to give access to the chromite and copper mines of the Mineral Belt above Nelson. The lower sections through the city to the Port also provided a railway for freight and passengers. The railway was officially opened in By the mines were closed due to unfavorable returns.

Ecton is almost unique locally in being a rich copper mine on the western edge of the Peak District, an area usually associated with lead mines. The Ecton mines made a significant contribution to the national production of minerals, being innovators, or at least early users, of several new techniques later to become widespread throughout the.

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Copper has been an essential material to man since pre-historic times. In fact, one of the major "ages" or stages of human history is named for a copper alloy, bronze. Copper and it's many alloys have played an important role in many civilizations, from the ancient Egyptians, Romans to modern day cultures around the world.

Here, you will find a number of reference materials. Book II, or the second half of Coppermine centers on the trial of the two accused in Edmonton. In the trial drew the curious and some not so savoury characters out from the pages of Coppermine including some directly involved with the proceedings that made me concerned for the weighted trail being held/5(18).

Colorado Copper mining, Copper mine companies, mine owners and mine information. US-Mining provides information on mines, operators, and minerals mined in Colorado. Site Description and History. The Ely Copper Mine is an abandoned copper mine located in Vershire, Orange County, East Central Vermont.

It is located on Beanville Road; miles west of the intersection of Beanville Road with Route in West Fairlee (Figure 1). Currently, it is privately owned by Ely Mine.The Call of Copper; a History of Bruce Mines and Area Paperback – January 1, See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ — $ Paperback $ 2 Used from $ The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and more. Manufacturer: North Shore Printing.Copper Mining in New England. New England has never been a major mining region, but in America's early days small mines and quarries often successfully supplied local needs for many years, and at the same time generated considerable wealth in local areas.