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  • George Thompson WHISTORICAL

    (Over 60 years later Mollie and George marriedshe was 83 and he was 90.) Luckily George had bought the horses Mollie had previously worked with for continued use by Rainbow Lodge. Again Mollie worked as a wrangler and guide. Early in the season a man arrived at Rainbow Lodge asking about an abandoned copper mine.

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  • Mine tours take your pickThe Denver Post

    2006-5-26 · Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine Not for the claustrophobic. To enter Mollie Kathleen visitors ride a small elevator down 1 000 feet to an air-powered train that follows tracks through century-old beams

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  • Places Where You Can Go Underground and Explore a Real Mine

    2017-12-11 · Cripple Creek Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine Tour. The Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine Tour opens each spring but is closed during the winter. The mine is the only mine with a 1 000 foot vertical descent. Hardhats and jackets are provided. This tour has underground lighting. The tour includes tram rides skip ride and walking.

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  • Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine (Cripple Creek)2021 All You

    There is so much more to do than just gamble in Cripple creek The Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine tour is a must. Donning a hard hat you descend 1000 feet in a very tight fitting elevator with a few other explorers.

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  • Mine tours take your pickThe Denver Post

    2006-5-26 · Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine Not for the claustrophobic. To enter Mollie Kathleen visitors ride a small elevator down 1 000 feet to an air-powered train that follows tracks through century-old beams

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  • Mine tours take your pickThe Denver Post

    2006-5-26 · Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine Not for the claustrophobic. To enter Mollie Kathleen visitors ride a small elevator down 1 000 feet to an air-powered train that follows tracks through century-old beams

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  • Mine Tours by StateIronMinersAbandoned Mines of

    2016-4-26 · Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine Tour Website goldminetours Address 9388 Highway 67 Cripple Creek CO 80813 Contact (719) 689-2466 Old Hundred Gold Mine Tour Delaware Copper Mine Tours Website delawarecopperminetours Directions Take U.S. 41 12 miles south of Copper Harbor. Contact (906) 289-4688

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  • Mines Mining PostcardsCardCow Vintage Postcards

    Mollie Kathleen Mine Cripple Creek CO. Sold. Mollie Kathleen Mine Cripple Creek CO. Sold. City of Gold Mines Victor CO. Sold. Phillipson TunnelClimax Climax CO. Kennecott s Bingham Copper Mine . Phelps Dodge Corporation s Lavender Open-Pit Copper Mine. Sold. The Invincible Prospector. Sold. Typical Miners Cabin. Sold. Sluicing On

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  • Ystrad Einon Copper mine Britannica Creepy images

    May 18 2012Subterranea Britannica is a society devoted to the study and investigation of man-made (including Nuclear Bunkers) and man-used underground places.

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  • Places Where You Can Go Underground and Explore a Real Mine

    2017-12-11 · Cripple Creek Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine Tour. The Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine Tour opens each spring but is closed during the winter. The mine is the only mine with a 1 000 foot vertical descent. Hardhats and jackets are provided. This tour has underground lighting. The tour includes tram rides skip ride and walking.

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  • Buildings of NoteCopper Cliff Notes

    Almon Penfield Turner was born July 3 1866 in Cleveland Ohio the son of Almon Penfield. Turner and Sarah M. Canfield. A. P. Turner joined the Canadian Copper Company (CCC) of Cleveland as a bookkeeper in 1893. Turner s responsibilities and authority expanded and he was transferred to Copper Cliff in November 1899 signaling a managerial shift back to this centre of mining.

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  • Outside Guide Colorado mine toursThe Denver Post

    2011-7-22 · The Phoenix an operating mine has yielded hauls of silver gold copper pyrite and tellurium (solar-panel material) but its greatest treasure may be its enchanted history. Mollie Kathleen

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  • Mollie Kathleen Gortner A Cripple Creek Woman Mona

    2012-12-26 · Consequently Mrs. Mollie Kathleen Gortner became the first woman in the Cripple Creek District to discover gold and strike a claim in her own name. Although Mollie Kathleen staked the claim and owned the mine it was her son Perry who kept an office out at the Mollie Kathleen Mine.

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  • Colorado Mine Tours in Gold Rush Towns Colorado

    2021-5-13 · Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine Tour Named after the first woman to strike gold in Colorado this 1 000-foot-deep tunnel in Cripple Creek is America s only vertical mineshaft. Veins of gold still course through the walls and at the end of every tour visitors are given their own gold nugget.

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  • 7 best places to find gold in Colorado News

    2017-7-28 · Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine The Mollie Kathleen Mine sits in the heart of the Cripple Creek mining district dubbed the "World s Greatest Gold Camp" in the 1890s. The mine with a 1 000-foot-deep shaft was discovered by Iowa mother Mollie Kathleen Gortner in 1891. She became the first woman to strike it rich at the Creek.

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  • Show Mines of the United States

    2021-3-26 · Adventure Copper Mine MI Alabama Mining Museum AL Aldrich Coal Mine Museum AL Argo Gold Mill and Museum CO Bachelor-Syracuse Mine Tour CO Badger Mine and Museum WI

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  • Mollie Kathleen Gold MineRareGoldNuggets

    2016-8-25 · The Mollie Kathleen is located halfway between Royal Gorge and Colorado Springs on Pikes Peak. The weather is generally very pleasant in the summer and is a great respite for the summer heat. No matter what the weather take a jacket since the underground temperature is approximately 50 degrees Fahrenheit.

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  • The Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine In Cripple Creek Colorado

    2018-9-13 · The Mollie Kathleen is an authentic 1890s gold mine and is not ADA accessible. The Cripple Creek area averages 340 days of sunny weather with average temperatures 10 to 15 degrees cooler than Colorado Springs and 15 to 20 degrees cooler than Canon City. The underground temperature is

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  • Show Mines of the United States

    2021-3-26 · Adventure Copper Mine MI Alabama Mining Museum AL Aldrich Coal Mine Museum AL Argo Gold Mill and Museum CO Bachelor-Syracuse Mine Tour CO Badger Mine and Museum WI

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  • 7 best places to find gold in Colorado Colorado Springs

    2017-7-28 · Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine TourThis is America s only vertical shaft gold mining tour and is named after the first woman who struck gold in Colorado. It drops its visitors 1 000 feet below ground.

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  • Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine -- Pikes Peak Region Attractions

    Discovered in 1891 the Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine was the first claim to be struck by a woman in the Cripple Creek and Victor gold camp — a true rarity in those days. Named for its discoverer the mine produced gold for decades until a lack of ore processing methods in the region made mining too difficult.

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  • NARROW GAUGE to the MINESRAILFAN PHOTOGRAPHY

    2017-3-21 · The mill of the Columbus mine (left) started in early 1880 s and last worked in 1939 and 1/2 mile up California Gulch past Animas Forks stands the large Frisco Mill (right) which served the Bagley Tunnel started in 1905 behind the upper level of the mill. The wood for the Frisco mill was cut fitted and coded for assembly at the San Juan Lumber Yard and then brought up to Animas Forks on

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  • Heroes Heroines and History Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine

    2021-6-7 · During a previous visit we all took a tour of the Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine in Cripple Creek Colorado. Mining was a popular industry during the mid-to-late 1800 s and it continues todaysome of it in the very same mines discovered over 130 years ago This tour is America s longest continually operated gold mine tour.

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  • The Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine The Elements Unearthed

    2010-9-8 · Crosscut and Ore Car Mollie Kathleen mine Mary Catherine (Mollie Kathleen) Gortner discovered the mine in 1891 shortly after Bob Womack and Winfield Scott Stratton had discovered their gold lodes. She was visiting her son who was prospecting in the camp and walked up Poverty Gulch to where he was working.

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  • Mine Tours by StateIronMinersAbandoned Mines of

    2016-4-26 · Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine Tour Website goldminetours Address 9388 Highway 67 Cripple Creek CO 80813 Contact (719) 689-2466 Old Hundred Gold Mine Tour Delaware Copper Mine Tours Website delawarecopperminetours Directions Take U.S. 41 12 miles south of Copper Harbor. Contact (906) 289-4688

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  • Outside Guide Colorado mine toursThe Denver Post

    2011-7-22 · The Phoenix an operating mine has yielded hauls of silver gold copper pyrite and tellurium (solar-panel material) but its greatest treasure may be its enchanted history. Mollie Kathleen

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  • Outside Guide Colorado mine toursThe Denver Post

    2011-7-22 · The Phoenix an operating mine has yielded hauls of silver gold copper pyrite and tellurium (solar-panel material) but its greatest treasure may be its enchanted history. Mollie Kathleen

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