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Quincy Stamp Mill MikeOnline

Jul 08 2012 0183 32 Mill 2 was closed in 1922 and the equipment modernized in Mill 1 between 1929 and 1930 By 1931 the effects of the depression were being felt and Quincy was horsed to close the mine and mill In 1938 copper prices were improving and Quincy was able to refurbish and reopen the mill...

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Quincy Mining Company Collection MS

underground surface stamp mill reclamation railroad and smelting operations Also includes records of several mining companies related to the Quincy Mining Company which operated in Houghton Ontonagon and Keweenaw Counties and on Isle Royale...

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Encyclopedia Of Forlorn Places Quincy Mine Hancock Michigan

When the mine closed in 1945 the Quincy Mining company s properties sprawled over a large area on the hillside above Hancock and included the nearby smelter stamp mill a small railroad etc Preservation efforts did not begin for many years after the mine s closure In the years between the mine s closure and the creation of the park many of...

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Quincy Mining Company Collection MS

underground surface stamp mill reclamation railroad and smelting operations Also includes records of several mining companies related to the Quincy Mining Company which operated in Houghton Ontonagon and Keweenaw Counties and on Isle Royale Arranged in 8 series 1 Corporate Records 1848-1970 2 Correspondence 1872-1986 3 Financial...

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Guided Tours Rates Quincy Mine

Museum The Museum is located in the 1894 No 2 Hoist Building The Museum exhibits include mining artifacts interpretive panels of the Quincy Mining Company and an operatonal model railroad of the Quincy Mining Company Mining site and Stamp Mill...

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Marathon Pundit Photos The abandoned Ahmeek Stamp Mill

May 01 2018 0183 32 The nearby White Pine Mine in Ontonagon County closed down in 1997 Writing this post would have been impossible without research done at the Copper County Explorer site Here is Part One of its post on the Ahmeek Stamp Mill And for more read Part Two This other Copper Country Explorer entry is about Tamarack City Park Next The Quincy Mill...

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The original Quincy Stamp Mill was built in 1860 on Portage Lake in Hancock close to the Quincy Mine This facility however dumped an enormous amount of sand tailingsinto the lake and the sand soon threatened to encroach on the navigable channel of the lake...

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Quincy Stamp Mill ruins Copper fall Ruins Country

Jan 1 2019 - This Pin was discovered by Remote Workforce Keweenaw Discover and save your own Pins on Pinterest...

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Qunicy Stamp Mill 4K

Feb 25 2017 0183 32 The Quincy Mining Company Stamp Mill No 1 is a historic stamp mill located on Torch Lake between Dollar Bay and Hubbell MI It was used to crush copper-bearing rock separating the copper ore...

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Quincy Mine and Hoist

In 1888 Quincy decided to build a narrow gauge 36 railroad to connect its mine with the new Stamp Mill being built 6 189 miles from the mine in a new mill town named Mason The railroad was completed for a cost of 5 000 It started at the enginehouse which was located south of the mine and ran to a trestle at the rear of the mill on Torch...

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100 PUMP HOUSE NEAR SITE OF ORIGINAL QUINCY STAMP MILL

PUMP HOUSE NEAR SITE OF ORIGINAL QUINCY STAMP MILL ON PORTAGE LAKE IT PUMPED WATER TO THE MINE LOCATION C 1895 - Quincy Mining Company Hancock Houghton County MI Creator s Lowe Jet creator Date Created/Published 1978 Medium 4 x 5 in...

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Ruins of the Quincy Mill A favorite for explorers the

May 12 2013 0183 32 A favorite for explorers the remains of the Quincy Mill along M-26 in Michigan s Keweenaw Peninsula are just as derelict looking from above The mill was used for a few decades in the early 1900s to process copper from the Quincy Mine then later to reprocess the stamp sand remains that were pulled from Torch Lake Photo taken from a camera suspended from a kite - kite aerial...

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Keweenaw Now Teachers explore Upper Peninsula geology

Jul 27 2012 0183 32 Michigan Tech Professor Tim Scarlett explains to teachers how the different levels at the No 2 Shaft of the Quincy Mine with a stamp mill at the lower level used gravity to save energy Scarlett first described industrial improvements in getting the miners down into the mine and back up He then talked about sorting what comes out of the...

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Keweenaw Range Mining History Mine Shafts of Michigan

Ahmeek Stamp Mill Hubbell MI Copper Smelter Hubbell Mi Underground in Keweenaw Copper Mine Baltic Shaft 2 1897 Baltic MI Minesota 3 Shaft Rockland MI Quincy Mine Hancock MI Quincy Mine 1897 Shaft 7 Hancock MI Wolverine Mine Shaft 1890s Kearsarge MI Tamarack 2 Shaft 1890s Calumet MI Square set timbers C H Mine MSM 1897...

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MiTEPmtuedu Keweenaw Peninsula

Stamp Mill Ruins At this site you will see a mill stamper These were used during the mining years to crush rock that was pulled up from the min The rock was then separated into poor rock left over or waste rock and ore the rock that contained copper Hancock Fault at the Quincy Mine...

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Keweenaw Stories Quincy Mine Site

The copper ore mined by Quincy on average consisted of just 2 copper and 98 rock meaning that it required processing to separate copper from waste rock The ore first traveled to the stamp mill where it was crushed and sorted The mineral then moved to the...

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Browse Subjects Copper Country Historical Images

Apr 20 2006 0183 32 Quincy Stamp Mill Metal Trade Copper Industry and Trade Copper Mines and Mining Manufacturing Process Mills and Millwork Interior Quincy Mill Stamp Mine view of Allis Steam Stamp in Quincy Mill Additional Print HAER MI-2-152 Picture of the steam stamp machinery Scanned September 5 2006...

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Peter Jablokow

30 x 22 watercolor antique 8mm and 16mm movie projectors from 1930 leftside and 1948 right side...

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Stamp mill

Section of Quincy Mine unit operations diagram showing Allis Steam Stamp Mill A stamp mill or stamp battery or stamping mill is a type of mill machine that crushes material by pounding rather than grinding either for further processing or for extraction of metallic or...

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The old stamp mill of the Quincy Mine where copper was

The old stamp mill of the Quincy Mine where copper was smelted for decad Saved by Dennis Sorrow 48 Michigan Travel State Of Michigan Houghton Michigan Michigan Technological University Keweenaw Peninsula Upper Peninsula History Class Abandoned Buildings Great Lak...

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Stamp mill

Section of Quincy Mine unit operations diagram showing Allis Steam Stamp Mill A stamp mill or stamp battery or stamping mill is a type of mill machine that crushes material by pounding rather than grinding either for further processing or for...

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The History of the Quincy Torch Lake Railroad

Quincy s choice was the lake which got it s name from the native Americans who fished at night by torch light On the 5th of July 1888 Quincy decided to build a railroad to connect its mine with the new Stamp Mill which was being built 65 miles from the mine in a new 300 acre mill town named Mason...

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Painesdale Champion Mine 4 Shaft Painesdale Michigan

Painesdale Mine Shaft P O Box 332 Painesdale MI 49955 For additional information please visit this website Painesdale Mine Shaft Volunteers are needed to conduct tours of the old mine If interested contact Sherri at 906-231-5542 STAMP MILL The ore was sent by the Copper Range Railroad to the stamp mill in Freda on the shores of...

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Abandoned stamp mill Fall trees and threatening sky frame

The old stamp mill mine forms a central part of the old ghost town of Bodie California The Quincy Mill flotation building stands in ruins and overgrown with weeds and bush This building is a remnant of the copper mining industry in the Upper Peninsula...

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Encyclopedia Of Forlorn Places Quincy Stamp Mill

The Quincy Stamp Mill was was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2007 I m not aware of any efforts to preserve it though The hill above and on either side of the mill is overgrown but I saw signs of the former rail line connecting the mill to the mine Other less easy to identify ruins were scattered in the surrounding brush...

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Quincy Mine

The Quincy Mine is an extensive set of copper mines located near Hancock MichiganThe mine was owned by the Quincy Mining Company and operated between 1846 and 1945 although some activities continued through the 1970s The Quincy Mine was known as Old Reliable as the Quincy Mine Company paid a dividend to investors every year from 1868 through 1920...

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