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A Throne Fit for a Turbine

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C&H’s acquisition of the Centennial Mill occurred during consolidation, when the majority of the Copper Country’s independent mines were absorbed by C&H. In the process C&H acquired several industrial properties in addition to the Centennial mill, including two Tamarack Mills, two Osceola Mills, the Dollar Bay smelter, and the Ahmeek …

The Engine Room

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In addition to the smelting and refining operations undertaken at the Quincy facility there were additional requirements its infrastructure had to provide such as mechanical power, heat, light, and water. These duties were delegated to the smelter’s engine room – a sandstone building attached to the backside of the Cupola …

The Power Plant

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Of course being so far removed from the rest of Copper Country civilization insured that the Atlas Plant had to construct its own power house to provide the amount of electric power and steam heat a facility of this size would need. But besides the production of electricity, this plant …