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9 Rare Photos From Montana's Mining History

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

Jan 24, 2017· Montana has quite the mining legacy. Butte was once called the Richest Hill on Earth, and Helena one had more millionaires per capita than anywhere else. Reminders of our history are still prevalent in our mining towns, and these photos show a glimpse into what life was like in the days when working in the mines were the way Montanans made

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Where to find Gold in Montana. Panning and Prospecting

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

The first gold discoveries in Montana occurred in 1852, but it was the major strike on Grasshopper Creek in 1862 that brought gold seekers into the southwest corner of the state. The town of Bannack west of present day Dillon, Montana was built and soon thousands of miners were scouring the creeks and hillsides for the yellow metal.

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Travis Creek Surface Mine

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

Current Mine Name: Travis Creek Surface Mine: Coal Metal Ind: C: Current Mine Type: Current Mine Status: New Mine: Current Status Dt: 07/30/2009: Current Controller Id: Current Controller Name: Current Operator Id: Current Operator Name: Raven Resources Inc: State: KY: Bom State Cd: 15: Fips Cnty Cd: 109: Fips Cnty Nm: Jackson: Cong Dist Cd

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Historical Narratives Montana DEQ

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The Montana Department of Environmental Quality is charged with protecting a clean and healthy environment as guaranteed to our citizens by our State Constitution. Our ultimate goal is to protect public health and to maintain Montana's high

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and Clark County, Montana History

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

This excursion of seventeen miles takes one along the placer diggings of the Helena district. A longer trip, farther to the south, is up the famous Colorado gulch and over the divide to the head of Travis Creek, and thence to the great Chessman reservoir, the source of

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El Dorado County Mineral and Gem Society Stifle/Traverse

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

Stifle Memorial Claims are situated on Traverse Creek, 1.3 miles frometown Road Highway 193 just off Meadow Brook Road. The Claims are now part of Traverse Creek Special Interest Area. William Stifle's mining ventures included gold and, in the early 1900's, he submitted a claim for vesuvianite crystals, which were thought at that time to be emeralds, causing quite a stir!

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Montana DEQ Land abandonedmines linkdocs 130tech

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

The mines of South Baldy Mountain are reached from the valley of South Meadow Creek. The mines on the north slope of Wards Peak are accessed by the valley of North Meadow Creek. Figure 1 shows the historic mining district boundaries as defined by Sahinen 1935 with the larger boundaries as defined by the AMRB 1994. 1941 Montana Mine

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Barker Hughesville, Montana Ghost Camps in the Little

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

The St.panys mining buildings are located on private property. An old cemetery can be seen at Hughesville. The mining camps are located about 12 miles east of Monarch, Montana in the Little Belt Mountains. From Monarch, head south on US 89 toward Hughesville Road, turn left east for about 12 miles.

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Bearcreek, Montana

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

The Montana, Wyoming and Southern or MWS was an independent privately owned short rail spur built in 1906 from the main Northern Pacific Railroad NP line at Bridger, Montana through Belfry and on to the mines in and around Bearcreek. The tremendous amounts of coal extracted from the Bearcreek mines all traveled over this 21 mile long spur.

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El Dorado County Mineral and Gem Society Stifle/Traverse

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

Stifle Memorial Claims are situated on Traverse Creek, 1.3 miles frometown Road Highway 193 just off Meadow Brook Road. The Claims are now part of Traverse Creek Special Interest Area. William Stifle's mining ventures included gold and, in the early 1900's, he submitted a claim for vesuvianite crystals, which were thought at that time to be emeralds, causing quite

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Bearcreek, Montana

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

The Montana, Wyoming and Southern or MWS was an independent privately owned short rail spur built in 1906 from the main Northern Pacific Railroad NP line at Bridger, Montana through Belfry and on to the mines in and around Bearcreek. The tremendous amounts of coal extracted from the Bearcreek mines all traveled over this 21 mile long spur.

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Montana Sapphire Mining, Gem Gravel, Mining Kits Custom

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

Montana gems of Philipsburg offers Montana Sapphire Mining, Gem Gravel, Mining Kits Custom Jewelry. This family attraction carries several types of Montana sapphire gravel. Rock hunting is a top thing to do in Montana. Join us in Philipsburg, MT.

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Butte Montana Mining History

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

The Butte mines and concentrator were slated for the same fate when they were purchased in 1986 by Dennis Washington. At the urging Frank Gardner, the former manager of Butte operations, Montana Resources Inc. MRI was formed to successfully resume mining in the Continental East pit.

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Montanore Heclapany

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

1 Inferred resource reported at a minimum thickness of 15.0 feet and adjusted given mining restrictions as defined by U.S. Forest Service Kootenai National Forest, Montana DEQ in the December 2015 Joint Final EIS, Montanore Project and the February 2016 U.S. Forest Service Kootenai National Forest Record of Decision, Montanore Project.

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300 workers laid off at three Powder River Basin mines

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

Apr 23, 2020· Seventy three miners were laid off at Spring Creek Mine, which sits in southern Montana and employs workers from northern Wyoming. Another 57 workers at the Antelope Mine in Wyoming were let go.

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2nd mine project nears approval near Noxon Local News

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

Hecla digs for silver at the Lucky Silver Mine in Mullan, Idaho, and the Greens Creek Mine in Alaska. It also has a gold mine in Quebec. The Rock Creek Mine would operate on

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and Clark County, Montana History

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

This excursion of seventeen miles takes one along the placer diggings of the Helena district. A longer trip, farther to the south, is up the famous Colorado gulch and over the divide to the head of Travis Creek, and thence to the great Chessman reservoir, the source of the cities water supply, and return.

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Marysville Home of the Drumlummon Mine Legends of America

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

Sitting just four miles below the Continental Divide and some 25 miles northwest of Helena, Montana is the once thriving mining camp of Marysville. The settlement got its start when Irishman Tommy Cruse discovered a rich vein of gold on Silver Creek in 1876.

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Montana DEQ Land abandonedmines linkdocs 130tech

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

The mines of South Baldy Mountain are reached from the valley of South Meadow Creek. The mines on the north slope of Wards Peak are accessed by the valley of North Meadow Creek. Figure 1 shows the historic mining district boundaries as defined by Sahinen 1935 with the larger boundaries as defined by the AMRB 1994. 1941 Montana Mine

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Historical Narratives Montana DEQ

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

The Montana Department of Environmental Quality is charged with protecting a clean and healthy environment as guaranteed to our citizens by our State Constitution. Our ultimate goal is to protect public health and to maintain Montana's high quality of life for current and future generations.

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Montanore Heclapany

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

The Montanore project is located approximately five miles northeast of Noxon, Sanders County, Montana about 50 miles north of the Lucky Friday mine in Idaho. Overview History Geologically, the deposit is categorized as a stratabound sediment hosted silver copper deposit, and is one of three major deposits in the area, including the Troy

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Travis Creek Surface Mine

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

Current Mine Name: Travis Creek Surface Mine: Coal Metal Ind: C: Current Mine Type: Current Mine Status: New Mine: Current Status Dt: 07/30/2009: Current Controller Id: Current Controller Name: Current Operator Id: Current Operator Name: Raven Resources Inc: State: KY: Bom State Cd: 15: Fips Cnty Cd: 109: Fips Cnty Nm: Jackson: Cong Dist Cd

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Mount Isa Mines

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

Copper mining. Mount Isa Mines is the second largest copper producer in Australia and a key asset in Glencore's global mining portfolio. We produce copper at our Enterprise and X41 underground mines in Mount Isa, which form some of theworks of underground mine development in the world.

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Where to find Gold in Montana. Panning and Prospecting

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

The first gold discoveries in Montana occurred in 1852, but it was the major strike on Grasshopper Creek in 1862 that brought gold seekers into the southwest corner of the state. The town of Bannack west of present day Dillon, Montana was built and soon thousands of miners were scouring the creeks and hillsides for the yellow metal.

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Big Sky Country Sapphire: Visiting Montanas Alluvial

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

Barron K.M., Boyd W.F. 2015 The Rock Creek sapphire mine of MontanaA new era. InColor, No. 28, pp. 4657. Berg R.B. 2014 Sapphires in the Southwestern Part of the Rock Creek Sapphire District, Granite County, Montana. Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology Bulletin 135, 86 pp. pilation of reported sapphire occurrences in

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Butte Reaches Superfund Milestone, Releasing Berkeley Pit

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

Oct 01, 2019· Ron Halsey with AR says today,bination of Montana Resources pumping water from the Pit, and then us treating it and discharging it, is the proof that we can actually hold the water level steady in the Pit. Before any Berkeley Pit water reaches the creek, it travels a spaghetti like route through Montana Resources mining operations.

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Montana Sapphire Mining, Gem Gravel, Mining Kits Custom

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

Montana gems of Philipsburg offers Montana Sapphire Mining, Gem Gravel, Mining Kits Custom Jewelry. This family attraction carries several types of Montana sapphire gravel. Rock hunting is a top thing to do in Montana. Join us in Philipsburg, MT.

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Smith Mine disaster

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

Coordinates The Smith Mine disaster was the worst coal mining disaster in the State of Montana, and the 43rd worst in the United States, according to the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health NIOSH. Site of the Smith Mine disaster. Memorial of the Smith Mine disaster. Smith Mine, Bearcreek, Carbon County, Montana

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Smith Mine disaster

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

Coordinates The Smith Mine disaster was the worst coal mining disaster in the State of Montana, and the 43rd worst in the United States, according to the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health NIOSH. Site of the Smith Mine disaster. Memorial of the Smith Mine disaster. Smith Mine, Bearcreek, Carbon County, Montana

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El Dorado County Mineral and Gem Society Stifle/Traverse

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

Stifle Memorial Claims are situated on Traverse Creek, 1.3 miles frometown Road Highway 193 just off Meadow Brook Road. The Claims are now part of Traverse Creek Special Interest Area. William Stifle's mining ventures included gold and, in the early 1900's, he submitted a claim for vesuvianite crystals, which were thought at that time to be emeralds, causing quite

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Locating a Mining Claim Bureau of Land Management

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

Mining activities are permitted only on those mining claims that can show proof of discovery either 1 by December 31, 1983, or 2 on the date of designation as wilderness by Congress. Mining claims can be located for minerals reserved under the Stock Raising Homestead Act of 1916 SRHA. The surface is fee, but the minerals are public domain.

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Marysville Home of the Drumlummon Mine Legends of America

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

Sitting just four miles below the Continental Divide and some 25 miles northwest of Helena, Montana is the once thriving mining camp of Marysville. The settlement got its start when Irishman Tommy Cruse discovered a rich vein of gold on Silver Creek in 1876.

Read More

2nd mine project nears approval near Noxon Local News

11 Dec 365 shen Xinhai

Hecla digs for silver at the Lucky Silver Mine in Mullan, Idaho, and the Greens Creek Mine in Alaska. It also has a gold mine in Quebec. The Rock Creek Mine would operate on a 1,550 acre property

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