• Abandoned in Upstate NY: 12 creepy, fascinating places ...

     · In about 1860, the mine was closed and the area became abandoned. Later, the location was used for a private hunting and fishing camp. Today, many …

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  • What happens to abandoned mines? | HowStuffWorks

     · Unfortunately, most mines remain abandoned waste sites. Cleaning up an old mine can be costly. Congressional testimony in 2006 concluded that it would take nearly $72 billion to clean up just the abandoned hardrock mines in the United States [source: Earthworks]. (These are mines that produce heavy minerals like silver, gold, uranium and other metals, located largely in the Western …

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  • Most Insane Abandoned Places in California Right Now ...

     · Providing you with all the eerie fascination you can handle, but none of the zombie dogs killing your German shepherd, here are the 13 most creepy abandoned places in California…

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  • Karnataka | moonchasing

    Just four kilometres from Kiradalli Tanda, was the gold mine of Mangalur, which was mined by the colonial British Empire during the years, 1887 – 1913, and then briefly re-opened by the government of Karnataka in 1980 and shut down in 1994 due to excessive water entry into the mines. It is historically known that, Gold mines are abandoned ...

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  • 16 Abandoned Places In Colorado That Will Give You Goosebumps

     · 16 hauntingly beautiful abandoned structures throughout Colorado. "The Sunnyside Mine in Colorado has been an on-again off-again operation since the late 1880s, and has riddled much of the surrounding area with underground shafts, galleries, and tunnel workings.

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  • Thousands of old mines pollute Colorado waters, with no ...

     · State records show: • Colorado''s 7,300 abandoned mine sites contain about 17,000 point sources of pollution, such as open mine shafts and tunnels. • At least 150 abandoned mines ...

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  • List of mines in India

    This list of mines in India is subsidiary to the list of mines article and lists working, and future mines in the country and is organised by the primary mineral output. For practical purposes stone, marble and other quarries may be included in this list. In India, the underground mine to surface mine …

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  • Our Mining Children A Report of the Fact Finding Team on ...

     · The list of working mines as of 2004 show that there are a total of 3 major mines in Bellary range extending over an area of 81.30 hectares, 6 big mines in Hospet range with 725.52 hectares and in Sandur range a total of 37 mines spread over 2671.37 hectares with an average lease period of 10 years.

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  • Interactive map of abandoned mines in Missouri | American ...

    The Missouri Department of Natural Resources provides an interactive map of abandoned mines in the state. By clicking on individual sites or areas, users can find a variety of information, including: The commodity that was mined there. The date and method of closure used (for mine shafts) and the cost of closure. The depth and size of mine shafts.

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  • Office of the Chief Inspector of Mines

    Regional Geologists monitor exploration and mining activities and engage with prospectors and mineral exploration and mining companies in each of the five regions. Regional Office Contacts Northeast/Central. Mailing Address: 350-1011 4th Avenue, Prince George, B.C. V2L 3H9 Phone: 250 565-4240 Fax: 250 565-4328 Email: [email protected]

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  • Records of the U.S. Bureau of Mines | National Archives

     · (RECORD GROUP 70) 1860-1996 (Bulk 1910-90) OVERVIEW OF RECORDS LOCATIONS Table of Contents 70.1 ADMINISTRATIVE HISTORY 70.2 GENERAL RECORDS 1900-96 (bulk 1910-90) 70.2.1 Correspondence 70.2.2 Other general records 70.2.3 Records of the Assistant Director for Programs 70.2.4 Records of Special Assistant to the Director and Chief of the War …

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  • Abandoned Hardrock Mines: Information on Number of Mines ...

     · This report describes (1) what is known about the number of abandoned hardrock mines in the United States; (2) agency spending to address abandoned hardrock mines from fiscal years 2008 through 2017 and estimated future costs; and (3) factors that limit federal and state agencies'' and stakeholders'' efforts to address abandoned mines.

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  • This gold rush will be a private affair

     · Tall iron skeletons of the abandoned mining shafts, rusted and crumbling in most parts, dominate the skyline of what today, 12 years since the mines were shut, is no more than a ghost town.

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  • Lost Gold Mines

    A few mines are still being actively worked today, but most mining companies that have tried to revive the old mines have been unsuccessful. The stories of lost gold mines still lure prospectors, even today. Many believe it is easier to find a mine that has been lost, than to discover a new location.

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  • Mining Claim Owners In The United States | The Diggings™

    The Diggings lists 10,000 mining claim owners in The United States—65,347 in California, 30,775 in Arizona, 22,480 in Nevada, and 18,806 in Oregon.

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  • Abandoned Mine History | Arizona State Mine Inspector

    Since the Mining Law of 1872, over a million mining claims have been filed in Arizona. Arizona State Mine Inspector''s Office estimates that roughly 10% may have had actual mining conducted on them leading us to set a number of approximately 100,000 abandoned mine openings within the state.

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  • MINING AND QUARRYING

    by Karnataka State Remote Sensing Applications Centre in three taluks of Bellary district, viz. Bellary, Hospet and Sandur (constitute 95 percent to 96 percent of the total mine lease areas in the district), where large number of iron ore and some manganese mines are located, reveals that between the years 1988 and 2000, the mining area

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  • Abandoned mine

    In the United States there are thousands of abandoned mines. The precise number of abandoned mines in the United States remains unknown, ranging "from the National Park Service''s tally of 2,500 on its lands, to the Mineral Policy Center''s assessment of 560,000 abandoned mines on public and privately owned lands."

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  • Environmental arsenic contamination and its health effects ...

     · The Mukangavi (Mangalur) gold mine is located 4 km south of Kiradalli Tanda and was in operation between 1887 and 1913 and was reclaimed in 1980 to resume mining operations.The mine was closed in 1994 primarily due to heavy water inflow into the mining galleries and remains closed to this day. Following the newspaper publication of possible arsenicosis in Kiradalli Tanda, an initial …

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  • Abandoned Mine Lands Unit

    To report an abandoned mine, call DMR on our toll-free hotline at 1 (877) OLD-MINE (1-877-6 53-6463) or email us at [email protected] . When contacting us, include: location (e.g., GPS point with latitude and longitude, name of nearest road and Assessor''s Parcel Number), and. description of the mine site or feature.

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  • Top 10 Most Haunted Places In India

     · Once a fully operational lime mine employing thousands of workers, the Lambi Dehar Mines of Mussoorie are now abandoned and are considered to be one of the scariest places in India. Due to hazardous working conditions, the lack of safety regulations and accidents, countless workers died in the mines and are now said to haunt the tunnels.

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  • Top 4 Strangest Abandoned Places to Visit in Great Smoky ...

     · 1. The Wonderland Hotel. As of late, the Wonderland Hotel has quickly become one of the most famous abandoned places to visit in Great Smoky Mountains National Park after a hiker''s video went viral of him ''re-discovering'' the area. In the film, he takes you in and around several of the buildings that surround the former lodging site.

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  • Dangers of Abandoned Mines | Abandoned Mine Land

    Mine Fires: Mine fires create surface hazards in abandoned coal mine areas. As fires burn within the seam, fissures can open to the surface delivering deadly gases into the atmosphere. The area around the fissure may not be capable of supporting the weight of a human or vehicle, and may collapse into the burning coal or the mine void.

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  • Interactive map of abandoned mines in Missouri | American ...

    The Missouri Department of Natural Resources provides an interactive map of abandoned mines in the state. By clicking on individual sites or areas, users can find a variety of information, including: The commodity that was mined there The date and method of closure used (for mine shafts) and the cost of closure The depth and size of mine shafts Whether or not coal waste is

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  • Ghost Towns of America

    Kennicott was established as a mining town in 1903 to take advantage of the area''s copper deposits (the emergence of electric power having increased copper''s value considerably). The mines were depleted by 1938 and the town largely abandoned. Since the 1970s, the town has become an increasingly popular tourist destination.

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  • Chamarajanagar District, Government of Karnataka | Border ...

     · The geographical area of Chamarajanagar district is about 5,101 Km 2. The district is located in the southern tip of Karnataka state and lies between the North latitude 11 o 40 '' 58 " and 12 o 06 '' 32 " and East longitude 76 o 24 '' 14 " and 77 o 46 '' 55 ". It falls in the southern dry zone.

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  • 13 Abandoned Places in Maryland

    Glenn Dale Hospital. An FDR-era tuberculosis sanatorium has stood abandoned in the suburbs of the U.S. capital for over 30 years. Add Fort Carroll to a New List. Dundalk, Maryland.

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  • Home | AbandonedMines

    Number of Abandoned Mine Land Sites on Federal Lands Per State (2016) 0. 1,625. 3,250. 4,875 * Data from the Bureau of Land Management & National Park Service data sets. Additional data will be added as it becomes available. RECLAMATION IN ACTION.

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  • Mines ministry pushes to re-open Karnataka''s Kolar Gold Fields

     · The non-operational but yet to be wound up BGML is spread over an area of 12,173 acres at Kolar Gold Fields in Karnataka and 78 acres in Ramgiri mines in Andhra Pradesh.

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  • Karnataka

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  • Abandoned Mine Lands (AML)

    An inventory of environmental degradation and physical hazards associated with abandoned mines on United States Forest Service property was conducted by CGS from 1991 to 1998. In all, 18,382 mine-related features were identified and documented during this program and helped to identify sites that warranted further investigation and ...

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  • Coal Miner Records

    Please call 570-963-4845 to make an appointment to view the materials held there. Eckley Miner''s Village also holds a few documents and publications, however there are not an appreciable number of relevant genealogical items housed at the site. Manuscript Group 463, …

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  • Map and Download 3775 Mines in Nevada to your GPS | Maps ...

    Download now and start your free trial of ExpertGPS 7.39 New features were added to ExpertGPS on Mar 30, 2021 ExpertGPS runs on Windows 10, 8.1, and 7.

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  • Ghost Towns Upper Peninsula Keweenaw Michigan

    Most are willing to tell you about the area and its history. Just ask. Visit (and stay at) Central Mine located north of U.S. 41, four miles north of Phoenix. This site has restored buildings, a Visitor Center with interpretive exhibits and a self-guided walking tour to introduce you to copper mining and town life.

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  • For The Navajo Nation, Uranium Mining''s Deadly Legacy ...

     · Uranium mining on Navajo lands ended in 1986, but the tribe is still suffering profound health effects. The government started cleanup only recently; many of …

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  • Free of charge coal mining information

     · The Coal Authority holds coal mining data in a national database. This provides information on past and present coal mining. The Interactive Map Viewer and the …

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  • What is the history of Hatti Gold Mines, Karnataka?

    Hutti Gold Mines located in the Lingasagur taluk of Raichur district has the distinction of being the only producer of primary gold in India after the closing down of Kolar Gold Fields (KGF) in 2001. The mines in its present form has been in exist...

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  • (PDF) Environmental arsenic contamination and its health ...

    Environmental arsenic contamination and its health effects in a historic gold mining area of the Mangalur greenstone belt of Northeastern Karnataka, India. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 2013. Kusal Das. Dipankar Chakraborti. Kusal Das. Dipankar Chakraborti. Download PDF.

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