Month: June 2016

Carp Mill

The Gravity Stamp

Getting copper up and out of the earth was only the first step in a long process transforming copper rock…
Guest Post

The Winona Mine (p5)

The following series is written, photographed, and illustrated by long time CCE reader and fellow Copper Country Explorer Ian Tomashik.…
Guest Post

The Winona Mine (p4)

The following series is written, photographed, and illustrated by long time CCE reader and fellow Copper Country Explorer Ian Tomashik.…
Guest Post

The Winona Mine (p3)

The following series is written, photographed, and illustrated by long time CCE reader and fellow Copper Country Explorer Ian Tomashik.…
Guest Post

The Winona Mine (p2)

The following series is written, photographed, and illustrated by long time CCE reader and fellow Copper Country Explorer Ian Tomashik.…
Guest Post

The Winona Mine (p1)

After our introduction to the town of Winona courtesy fellow CC explorer Jim Fruehauf, we now delve even deeper into the region and its history…
Guest Post

Lost But Not Forgotten

Several years back I received in the mail a package containing a collection of photos, real photos on real photo paper…
C&H Smelter

On Borrowed Time

In addition to the electrolytic plant, loco house, and old furnace buildings, one other structure of note remains from the…
C&H Smelter

A Smelter’s Legacy

In the beginning the great C&H relied on a third party to smelt its copper – the Detroit and Lake…