Electromagnetic investigation of abandoned mines in the Galena, KS, area

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Published by Bureau of Mines, U.S. Dept. of the Interior in Washington, D.C .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Kansas,
  • Galena Region.

Subjects:

  • Mine subsidences -- Kansas -- Galena Region.,
  • Ground penetrating radar.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 20).

Book details

Statementby Michael J. Friedel ... [et al.].
SeriesReport of investigations;, 9303, Report of investigations (United States. Bureau of Mines) ;, 9303.
ContributionsFriedel, Michael J.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTN23 .U43 no. 9303, TN319 .U43 no. 9303
The Physical Object
Pagination20 p. :
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1811365M
LC Control Number89600333

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Louis & San Francisco Railroad followed suit, extending its line from Joplin, Missouri. Deeper mining operations began in earnest and the town soon saw all manner of passengers, freight and lead being shipped through the area.

Modeling in situ copper leaching in an unsaturated setting [microform] / by Michael J. Friedel U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Bureau of Mines Washington, D.C. ( E. Spon- taneous combustion of coal is also associated with fires in abandoned mines and outcrops. An investigation of atmospheric emissions from burning coal refuse piles, abandoned mines, and outcrops was conducted to provide a better understanding of the distribution and character- istics of emissions than had been previously available in the.

The earliest period of lead mining in Kansas was probably in Linn County in the 's, but the first commercial production of lead in the state was near Galena in Most Kansas coal mining took place in the southeast counties of Cherokee, Crawford and Bourbon, where hundreds of underground shafts and above-ground strip mines were dug.

Galena is a rural community located in southeast Kansas, within the Tri-State Mining District Superfund Site in Cherokee County. For over a century, lead and zinc was mined in the region and resulted in production of nearly 3, abandoned mine shafts in Cherokee County.

Available in the National Library of Australia collection. Author: Friedel, Michael, ; Format: Book; 93 p.: col. ill., col. maps ; 28 cm. Zinc and Lead Mining. The zinc-lead mines of Cherokee County (Kansas)--especially around the towns of Galena, Treece, and Baxter Springs, produced nearly million tons of zinc and million tons of lead from approximately million tons of mined ore.

This Bureau of Mines report describes a shaft closure demonstration project in which 11 inverted pyramid-shaped plugs were used to plug abandoned open mine shafts in Galena, Kansas.

The inverted pyramid- shaped forms, fabricated from steelplate, were designed so that the inverted base would be larger, by 4 ft on a side, than the approximate. Mine subsidence at the District 11 State Police Headquarters in Maryville, Illinois: progress report Septem to Ma / ([Springfield, Ill.]: Abandoned Mined Lands Reclamation Council, []), by James Mahar, R.

Gibson, Edward G. Wildanger, and Abandoned Mined Lands Reclamation Council (Ill.) (page images at HathiTrust). Abandoned Mine Land (AML) Program. The Surface Mining Unit is the agency responsible for the reclamation of abandoned coal mines in Kansas under the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of (P.L.

To this end, federal funds. In the mine, we find four ore cars, one air hoist, a slusher, many old dynamite boxes, hand tools, ore chutes, air tanks and more. This was mine was truly left and forgotten. Nearly everything is. Map and Download GPS Waypoints for Mines in Washington Click here to download GPS waypoints (POIs) for all of the mines in Washington in GPX format.

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17 7. Copper-lead-zinc geochemical soil survey map of Cited by: 6. 3 Definitions The following definitions apply to this policy. “Abandoned mine sites”, for the purpose of this policy, are areas of land impacted by former mining activities for which no individual, company or organisation can be held responsible for rehabilitation.

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During World War II, the tri-state area (Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma) became a major producer of zinc and lead ores. Route 66 came through Galena and added to the prosperity of this Queen City of Kansas.

In the s when the mines played out and the Interstate bypassed Galena the town fell. The discovery of zinc ore near Galena, Kansas, marked the beginning of a century of lead and zinc mining in the Kansas part of the Tri-State mining district (fig. The Tri-State was one of the major lead and zinc mining areas in the world and included parts of southeastern Kansas, southwestern Missouri, and northeastern Oklahoma.

KS KS - Karol Sullens, 18, Galena, 31 Aug Discussion in ''s Missing' started by Kat, Despite repeated searches along area water ways in abandoned mine shafts and in wooded areas in Kansas and Oklahoma her body has never been found.

You may also contact the Kansas Bureau of Investigation at KS-CRIME. Filter 2, mines by commodity, disposition, development status, and record type in Galena, Kansas. The acre McNeely site is undergoing rehabilitation as part of an Oklahoma Conservation Commission program that has remediated more than abandoned coal mines in the state.

The McNeely project is the commissions first attempt to remediate an abandoned lead and zinc mining area. Galena, Kansas Overview. Galena, Kansas includes 0 nearby mines. Galena is a city in Cherokee County Kansas United States.

As of the census the city population was (Note: The book "Death Valley Men," tells the story of 3 people who are supposed to have found an underground city connected with this tunnel, and who actually took treasures from it. The entrance to the Death Valley Tunnel is in the Panamint Mountains down on the lower edge of the range near Wingate Pass, in the bottom of an old abandoned shaft.

Galena, KS mines, mine companies, mine owners and mine information. US-Mining provides information on mines, operators, and minerals mined in Galena, KS.

Kansas Zinc mining, Zinc mine companies, mine owners and mine information. US-Mining provides information on mines, operators, and minerals mined in Kansas. The Cherokee County site is a lead and zinc mining area in the southeastern corner of Kansas.

The 25 square-mile Galena subsite is one of six subsites within the Cherokee County site and consists of large areas covered by mine wastes, water-filled subsidence craters, and open mine shafts.

The. A THREATENING LEGACY. Tens of thousands of abandoned mine lands pose serious risks to our environment and our health. EXPLORE THE SCOPE OF THE PROBLEM. CONCENTRATION OF ABANDONED MINES.

Number of Abandoned Mine Land Sites on Federal Lands Per State () 0. 1, 3, 4, ≥6. @article{osti_, title = {Superfund Record of Decision (EPA Region 7): Cherokee County (Baxter Springs and Treece Subsites), Operable Unit 3/4, Cherokee County, KS, Aug }, author = {}, abstractNote = {This decision document presents the selected remedial action for the mining and milling wastes at the Baxter Springs and Treece subsites, which are part of the Cherokee County.Unfortunately, this book can't be printed from the OpenBook.

If you need to print pages from this book, we recommend downloading it as a PDF. Visit to get more information about this book, to buy it in print, or to download it as a free PDF.AMD from abandoned underground mines or seeps from spoil or waste piles is caused by a variety of processes associated with unreclaimed abandoned mines, including: • Underground and surface mines with workings below the water table must pump and discharge ground water from the active mining area throughout the operative life of the mine.

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