Month: September 2012

Cliff Mine

The House on the Hill

It stands alone and secluded atop a low hill like a medieval European castle. A large expanse of manicured lawn…
Carp Mine

An Old Pit at the Carp

The Carp Mine was just one of several that embarked out into the rugged wilderness of what is now the…
Copper Falls Mill

Copper Falls Mill Stack

Deep within a twisted tangle of cedar and spruce bordering Owl Creek can be found this interesting artifact from a…
Calumet

The Quello Arch

Bartholomew Quello was an Italian teamster who sailed west in search of fame and fortune in the new world when…
Industry

Nonesuch Pits As This

The great copper empire may have been left for dead after C&H’s demise, but it still had a good 30…
Mass Mine

The Chief

As the copper hunters descended down upon the upper peninsula they found themselves traveling across lands occupied by the Anishinaabe,…