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Union Copper Mine Company Workings

Union Copper Mine

Photograph of Union Copper Mine area. Photograph scanned from Unger (1982) thesis. Originally from Ledoux (1900).

Information directly from Laney (1910) is provided below:

Union Copper

Cross section of the underground workings of the Union Copper mine from Laney (1910).

Union Copper Mine stops

Sketch from Laney (1910) of the stoping present in the Union Copper mine.

 

References:

Laney, F.B. 1910 (reprinted, 1995). The Gold Hill Mining District of North Carolina, Bulletin 21, North Carolina Geological and Economic Survey, Raleigh, 137 p.

Ledoux, A.R., 1900, The Union Copper Mines, Gold Hill, North Carolina, Engineering and Mining Journal, vol. 69, pp. 167-170.

Unger, H. E., 1982, Geology of the Union Copper Deposit, Gold Hill District, Central North Carolina, unpublished M.S. thesis, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 86 p.