Ripley

Copper Country Heritage Guide - Locations

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Quincy Smelter

Ripley – This sprawling 25 acre complex refined and purified the copper arriving from Quicny’s mills, before casting it into ingots for shipment across the country.

Ripley School

Hancock – This massive sandstone beauty was built by the Quincy Mining Company in 1909 to serve the needs of its neighboring smelter workers and their families.