Pasty Gallery

pasty.com


Home Register Login
Album list Last uploads Last comments Most viewed Top rated My Favorites Search
Home > Home > bbrumm > Ropes Gold Mine cave-in

large_cave_in.jpg
Ishpeming Michigan, Deer Lake Road, December 31, 1987, The "stope" at the Ropes Gold mine collasped. Photo was taken a
Large_gold_mine_2.jpg
Another view of cave-in area looking up towards head frame from new road into mine site.
Gold_mine_3.jpg
Bulldozer and head frame during shutdown period to rebuild enterance road and start back filling cave-in area.
gold_mine_4.jpg
Side view of tool trailer and delivery van taken from the seat of my bulldozer during road construction.
gold_mine_5.jpg
View looking down on tool trailer from service road to head frame. Steam in photo is moist air rising through cracks in fracture
goldmine_6.jpg
Miners rebuilding destroyed air and water lines to headframe in -20 degree temps, Jan 1988. Rock pile on right is Gold ore, cave
Gold_mine_7.jpg
"Decline" tunnel enterance. This access road for the mine was not effected by the stope collapse which allowed all the
Gold_mine_8.jpg
View of main road after cave-in.
8 files on 1 page(s)