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Resources tagged with "Closed Mine"

Issues tagged Closed Mine

AJ Gold Mine: SummaryThe Alaska Juneau (AJ) mine operated from 1917 to 1944, producing 90 million tons of gold-bearing ore, and was one of the largest mines in the world at the time.  Currently, the City and Borough of Juneau controls the land, ... [read-more]
Beatson Copper Mine: Beatson Mine GET PHOTO Mine debris at Beatson Mine SummaryThe Beatson copper mine in Prince William Sound produced over 182 million pounds of copper from 1904-1930.  The mine site has an ongoing problem with acid mine drainage and is responsible ... [read-more]
Kennecott Copper Mine: SummaryThe Kennecott Copper Mine, for a time the largest copper mine in the world, operated from 1911 to 1938 in what is now Wrangell St. Elias National Park.   The mine produced a total of around 4.6 million tons of ore, ... [read-more]

Photos tagged Closed Mine

Full-body Steam Engine Inspection
Fall in Coal Country
Mostly bulletproof
Abandoned mine mouth
Tailings at Jonesville Coal Mine
Redneck Planetarium
Jonesville Mine
Abandoned mine structure
No more roof
Abandoned pipeline
Old mine building
Vegetation taking over
Water diversion?
Above the tide