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Cole's Creek - Copper Range Co. Reclamation

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Water, Reclamation was the last act of survival of Copper Range at its mill at Freda. During the months of May through November of 1966-67, Copper Range reclaimed "stamp sands" from the lake shores of Freda, Redridge and in this photo at Cole's Creek. Copper was extracted from the sands and after the sands gave out, Copper Range closed its mill at Freda on November 4, 1967.

Scanned: April 30, 2009


North Tamarack Mine

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Water north Tamarack Mine from Daisy Field [Photo of the number three and four shaft houses from across the pond]

Scanned: October 8, 2007


Cole's Creek

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Seasons, Winter, Water, Rivers Michigan Smelter, [Cole's] creek

Scanned: May 14, 2014


Quincy Mill Hancock

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Water, Lakes, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining Quincy Mill Hancock - a good photo from a distance, showing mill, waterfront warehouses, and city of Hancock. [The landscape is nearly void of trees and the Hancock No. 1 shafthouse is in the lower left of the image.]

Scanned: January 24, 2006


Cliff Mine

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Water Cliff Mine Views (over water at Cliffs) [View of cliff with a few buildings]

Scanned: April 24, 2006


Reclamation

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Water, Reclamation plant

Scanned: May 21, 2014


Tamarack Dredge

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Excavation, Dredging, Water, Lakes Tamarack Dredge [View of dredge and another building. Snow still covers the ground and the water is slushy.]

Scanned: May 3, 2010


Freda Mill

Buildings, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Water Freda Mill [View of milling operations at Freda.]

Scanned: July 18, 2008


Freda Mill

Buildings, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Water Freda Mill [View of milling operations at Freda.]

Scanned: July 18, 2008


Huron Dam

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Water, Lakes, Huron Dam [A photograph of a pond with stumps in the foreground. Piles of poor rock and several buildings are in the background.]

Scanned: January 18, 2007