The towns of Tintic.

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  • English
Sage Books , Denver
Tintic Mining District (


Tintic Mining District (

LC ClassificationsF832.J8 H3
The Physical Object
Pagination180 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5828957M
LC Control Number61017527

A great historical account of the history of the Tintic mining area of Utah; the mines, the miners and the residents. Fascinating information about the struggles involoving Indians, the U.S. Army and the Mormon Church. The author provides a chronologic The towns of Tintic.

book of the events and developments of the area with a flavor /5(4). Towns of Tintic. Denver, Sage Books [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Beth Kay Harris. The Towns of Tintic (Utah).

[Beth Kay Harris] -- History and narratives of mining camps in Eureka, Dividend, Mammoth, Silver City, Diamond and Robinson. Only Eureka still exists as a. THE TOWNS OF TINTIC,Beth Kay Harris, Sage Books, Denver, Colorado.


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Bythe Tintic District was the leading mining center of the state of Utah. Up to Januarythe Tintic District mines had produced metal amounting to $, The Tintic district is about six miles long by two miles wide which is divided between Utah and Juab counties. Tintic Historical Society, Eureka, Utah.

K likes. The Tintic Historical Society is ran by a group of volunteers with a mission to preserve the history of the Tintic Mining District.5/5(7).

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Honorary Board Member. Our Honorary Board Member is Miep van Duin, @ This book isn't for just anyone, but those interested in the history of the gold, silver and copper mines of our nation, and how the small towns came about, will enjoy reading this book.

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McCune, Alice Paxman History of Juab County Juab County Company of the Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Notarianni, Philip F. Faith, Hope, & Prosperity: The Tintic Mining District.

Thompson, George A. At tonear the former site of Homansville town are soil and limestone quarries providing EPA's caprock for the Eureka Mills (Tintic) CERCLA/Superfund reclamation project.

Your tax dollars at work, including $ million approved through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of The Tintic Mining District near Eureka was developed in the early s, just after the coming of the transcontinental railroad.

The silver, lead, and gold ore was of such high value that the first mines were successful even with the high cost of wagon transportation. Tintic Elks Poker Run has members. Charity Fund Raiser. Jump to. Sections of this page. I will not allow someone to run down the town and make personal attacks against other members of the group.

11 am. You can come the entire time, read books, and play games. Or, you can come and grab your books and go. It is going to be so much fun!. Book towns by Alex Johnson, published by Frances Lincoln, £ This is very much a community-run book town.

From simple beginnings inwhen it was set up by the L’Associacio d’Amics de. -the best source of information on ghost towns in the U.S. Ghost towns are listed by state & include biographies, pictures, and other detailed ghost town info. The Tintic Mining District is located in the East Tintic Mountains in Juab and Utah Counties.

The area was inhabited by a native Ute Indian tribe, and the District gets it name from their Chief - Tintic. Within the District were the towns of Eureka, Mammoth, Silver City, Dividend, Robinson, Diamond, and Tintic Junction. the COLORFUL Tintic Mining District.

Juab & Utah Counties, UTAH by. Gary B. Speck. The Tintic Mining District, northwest of Nephi, Utah had eluded me for many years. Every time I'd previously been in the area, the region was subjected to nasty thunderstorms, and as a result I never got a chance to visit the area – until late June I revisited the Tintic in early July.

And the town needed to have more than just character, it had to be a character in these books. The greatest fictional towns and cities in children’s and YA writing –. Juab County, Utah. Ghost Towns Click Here. For These and. More Great Books. Know of any other ghost towns for this county.

Email them to us and you and your club will receive full credit. About a dozen small ghost towns are located around the town of Eureka. West Tintic; 20 miles southwest of Eureka.

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More information can be found in. Tintic High School’s Truancy Policy reflects a correlation of Utah State law, Tintic School Board Policy, and Tintic High School policy and was developed in cooperation with the Juab County juvenile court system. It is state law that a student may not miss more than 5 days of school in a school year without a legitimate excuse.

The town of Thistle, Utah, was established in It flourished for a time as a farming and ranching community and became a major stop on the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad.

Incorporated as a city inEureka became the financial center for the Tintic Mining District, a wealthy gold and silver mining area in Utah and Juab counties.

The district was organized in and by became one of the top mineral producing areas in Utah. Home» Browse» Books» Book details, Boom Towns of the Great Basin. Boom Towns of the Great Basin. By Frank C. Robertson, Beth Harris Kay.

Chapter Eight Tintic Chapter Twenty-Four Shooter Towns Sources: Beth Kay Harris, The Towns of Tintic (); Alice P. McCune, History of Juab County (); Philip F. Notarianni, Faith, Hope and Prosperity: The Tintic Mining District ().

ELBERTA. Elberta is a small rural community near the southwest tip of Utah Lake, three miles west of Goshen. There are o ghost towns scattered across the United States of B. Speck Publications is trying to capture as many of these historical locations as possible and is currently in process of publishing unique state, regional, and county guides called The Ghost Town Guru's Guide to the Ghost Towns of *** ™.

These original guides are designed for anybody. Miles south of the Utah state capitol city of Salt Lake City on the outskirts of the small town of Goshen lie the remains of the Tintic Standard Reduction Mill, a nearly century old ore refinery.

The former Utah mining town of Eureka Utah now a living ghost town with over residents is found in the once immensely rich Tintic District. But unlike so many of Utah’s mining towns, it didn’t just rise up for a few years and then die.

It continued to produce ore for decades. Here, at my station in the Grand County Public Library, I have spent about 15 hours in the past two days going through the newspaper record of this one town. Many more exceptional gems have been extracted, and I look forward to setting the record straight with my upcoming book on the subject of Utah's ghost towns and mining camps.

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The Tintic Silver Jubilee is scheduled for August 14th & 15th, Invitation Letters have been mailed or handed out to local businesses and businesses from the surrounding area.

3. Frisco Ghost Town, Beaver County It used to be a mining town ruled by chaos and disorder all around. The town was owned by gamblers and antisocial people, murders and other sorts of criminal activities were commonly observed. The mine was all about digging valuable metals like gold, copper, and silver until it got disintegrated in USGS 19th annual report part 3, History of Joab County by McCune, 3 USGS geology booklets, Tintic Mining District by Notarianna, The Towns of Tintic, More Precious Than Gold by Seamons, Yesterdays Dreams Tomorrows Memories, Tintic Mountain Mining bound mining report, Tintic Mining District.The Tintic Mining District is the largest and most productive of all the Juab County Districts.

Credited with more than $ Million in production between andthe district was home to a number of famous mines, The "Big Four" of Eureka; the Gemini, Bullion-Beck, Eureka Hill, and Centennial Eureka, the Mammoth, Dragon, Grand Central, Colorado, Iron Blossom and .