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Cultural Heritage

Resolution Copper is committed to preserving Native American cultural heritage while developing partnerships and bringing lasting benefits to the entire region. We are also working to preserve the cultural heritage of Copper Triangle communities while cleaning up historical mining impacts. We have carefully documented information related to our ...

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Rio Tinto copper mine that sparked civil war in Papua New ...

2021-7-21 · Rio Tinto has agreed to fund an independent study into the environmental and human rights impacts of its former copper mine that sparked civil war in …

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Copper Country History | Mining History of the Copper …

Present Day History of the Copper Country begins with the two big mining companies – the Calumet and Hecla and the Copper Range Railroad – make substantial investments into the Copper Country to mine its wealth. Initially, the only way into the Copper Country was by boat on Lake Superior, very treacherous and season limited.

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Cornish Mining WHS

The capital of Cornish mining. Read more. Gwennap Mining District with Devoran, Perran & Kennall Vale. Great cycle trails through the Copper Kingdom. Read more. St Agnes Mining District. Iconic clifftop engine houses and much more. Read more. Luxulyan Valley with Charlestown.

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Heritage Council of WA

The mine operated during 1914-1918 World War 1 with backing from the Government because of copper shortages. Shafts of Elverdton and Desmond Mines linked underground. The mine operated again in 1958 to 1971 subsidised by Government and ore was exported by road through Esperance.

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Project

Originally an open-cut gold mine at the top of the mountain, Mt. Morgan converted to an underground copper and gold mine. In 1935 it transitioned back to open-cut and continued until the mine closed in 1980. Peko Wallsend Limited ran a tailings treatment operation from 1982 until 1991, recovering gold from 27Mt of tailings.

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History & Heritage

2021-7-26 · The result was a huge demand in the United States for Canadian copper for use in the manufacture of armaments. Prices for the metal soared. Albert and Capelton Mines, in Ascot, were opened in 1863, and a third (later called Eustis Mine) was opened nearby in 1865. Copper prices declined after the Civil War, but mining operations continued to ...

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History & Heritage

The Old Copper Road was built in 1853 to connect the copper mines in the remote Great Copper Basin to the railroad depot at Cleveland, Tennessee. Once completed, copper haulers drove teams of oxen and mules over the road for two days to transport ore to Cleveland to …

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Falun copper mine – industrial heritage in mining futures

The Falun copper mine is an industrial heritage site locatedin middle Sweden. Mining began here in the 8th century AD. Over a thousand years later, in 1992, the mine was closed and in 2001 Unesco declared it a world heritage site. Eight years later the Australian company Drake Resources started prospect drilling, right in the middle of the ...

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Coppermines Copper Project

The Coniston Copper Project is all about conserving, promoting and enjoying Coniston''s world-famous copper-mining heritage. Funded by at £450,000 grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund the Coniston Copper Project focused on the repair and conservation of ten historic copper-mining structures and was completed in 2018.

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US-China trade war hits Africa''s cobalt and copper mines ...

2019-8-17 · The US-China trade war is partly to blame for Anglo-Swiss mining giant Glencore''s move to shut a cobalt mine in the Democratic Republic of Congo and …

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Ngwenya Mines

Ngwenya Mine is situated on the north-western border of Swaziland. Its iron ore deposits constitute one of the oldest geological formations in the world, and also have the distinction of being the site of the world''s earliest mining activity. Deposits at Ngwenya were worked at least 42 000 years BP (Before Present) for the extraction of red ...

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MINING UTAH''S HERITAGE The Story of Mining in Utah …

2016-12-20 · the first mining district and the first mining town of Stockton. Conner left the army in 1866 and returned to Utah to mine. Newhouse was called the "Father of Copper Mining in Utah." Already a millionaire from Colorado mining ventures, in 1896 Newhouse and Thomas Weir formed the Highland Boy Gold Mining Company to mine gold in Bingham.

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Park City Mining History | Park City Museum

2021-9-20 · While the war opened up new markets, the war production administration set the price. Armed services also drafted many of Park City''s experienced miners creating a labor shortage. In the fall of 1943, soldiers were assigned to work at the Silver King, …

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Allihies Copper Mine Heritage Walk | National Heritage ...

The project will consist of a guided walk from Allihies Copper Mine Museum to a number of heritage sites in the Allihies area, including Mountain Mine, which overlooks the village. The walk will start at 11.00 am and finish at approximately at 13.30 pm. The walk will include a number of talks along the way at various points of interest.

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Culture war looms for Rio over Arizona copper mine

2021-1-17 · Culture war looms for Rio over Arizona copper mine. Rio Tinto is headed for another cultural battle over mining land deemed sacred by Indigenous people after …

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US-China trade war hits Africa''s cobalt and copper mines ...

2019-8-17 · The US-China trade war is partly to blame for Anglo-Swiss mining giant Glencore''s move to shut a cobalt mine in the Democratic Republic of Congo and copper mining shafts in Zambia, with the ...

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Heritage Blinman Mine: UPDATED 2021 All You Need to …

The mine "wheal Blinman" was the reason for the establishment of the town. The town is named after shepherd Robert "Pegleg" Blinman who discovered copper on a hill while …

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Precontact and Historic Mining

The copper mines of the Baie Verte Peninsula and Notre Dame Bay attracted such notice that in 1897 a proud colonial government issued a 5-cent stamp that showed miners at work underground in the Tilt Cove Mine. This was the first mine-motif stamp issued in …

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Copper Mining, the King of the Oquirrh Mountains | …

The Bingham mine is said to have produced one-third of the copper used by the Allies during the war. By 1963 Bingham had produced approximately 8 million tons of metal. At that time Kennecott decided upon an expansion project at the mine, and the towns of Bingham …

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The new battle for Bougainville''s Panguna mine | The ...

2018-8-21 · Speculation about the future of the Panguna copper mine in Papua New Guinea''s autonomous region of Bougainville, which ignited a decade long civil war in the 1990s, peaked late last year when an application for exploration by former Rio Tinto …

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Mining Area of the Great Copper Mountain in Falun, …

A tour of the Falun mine is a trip through history - it was once one of the world''s most important mining areas. The mine dates back over 1,000 years and at its peak in the 17th century, it accounted for 70% of the western world''s copper production. As the major producer of copper, Sweden exerted a strong influence on the technological, economic, social, and political development of Europe.

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