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Cornish mine man-engine, used for transporting miners to and from the surface

Cornish mine man-engine, used for transporting miners to and from the surface

The Klondike Gold Rush | Dawson | The Chilkoot Pass

The Klondike Gold Rush | Dawson | The Chilkoot Pass

Freighting to the Ouray Mines in Colorado

Freighting to the Ouray Mines in Colorado

The Gold and Silver Mining Town of Kirwin, Wyoming. Gold was discovered at Kirwin, high on the Wood River in 1885. By 1894, the Shoshone River Mining Co. formed and the first ore was shipped from Kirwin by mule in 1897. Kirwin became well established, with 200 people and 38 buildings, including boarding houses, a hotel, a sawmill, a post office, stores and houses, but no cemetery, saloons or brothels......click the pic to read a sad yet fascinating history.

The Gold and Silver Mining Town of Kirwin, Wyoming. Gold was discovered at Kirwin, high on the Wood River in 1885. By 1894, the Shoshone River Mining Co. formed and the first ore was shipped from Kirwin by mule in 1897. Kirwin became well established, with 200 people and 38 buildings, including boarding houses, a hotel, a sawmill, a post office, stores and houses, but no cemetery, saloons or brothels......click the pic to read a sad yet fascinating history.

Consolidated Gold Mind | Dahlonega, Georgia.   My daddy's brother Howard Brown worked here for years and years many years ago...

Georgia Geological Attractions and Destinations

Consolidated Gold Mind | Dahlonega, Georgia. My daddy's brother Howard Brown worked here for years and years many years ago...

Susanville, Oregon  Abandoned Old mining Town

Susanville, Oregon Abandoned Old mining Town

A girl pulls a tub of coal (1842). She is wearing a harness around her waist, to pull the heavy tub. The tunnel roof is supported by wooden 'pit-props'.

A girl pulls a tub of coal (1842). She is wearing a harness around her waist, to pull the heavy tub. The tunnel roof is supported by wooden 'pit-props'.

Historically mining foreshadowed petroleum drilling: some concepts such as mud circulation, analysis of geology -- are still relevant in both areas <3

Historically mining foreshadowed petroleum drilling: some concepts such as mud circulation, analysis of geology -- are still relevant in both areas <3

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