old mica mines in new hampshire

old mica mines in new hampshire

Looking for mining/rockhounding spots in NH (Keene

Looking for mining/rockhounding spots in NH (Keene

Jul 24, 2013Trying to find info on mines that are open to the public in NH, especially in Sullivan county. Would like to find some that don't want to gouge me to Looking for mining/rockhounding spots in NH (Keene, Walpole club, areas) New Hampshire City Data Forum

213 year old mica mine, now a tourist attraction, for sale

213 year old mica mine, now a tourist attraction, for sale

Searles' late husband purchased the New Hampshire property in 1960 for $20,000, hoping to continue the mica mining operation.

Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA   Mindat

Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA Mindat

Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA Grafton County was established in 1769. Note The geographic coordinates presented are taken from the Mount Kineo topo map. The USGS GNIS database presents 48 sets of coordinates for this county.

A Division Of   Wentworth, NH (New Hampshire) Official

A Division Of Wentworth, NH (New Hampshire) Official

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New Hampshire   Rock Pups

New Hampshire Rock Pups

New Hampshire New Jersey New York North Carolina Ohio Pennsylvania Texas ia New Hampshire. View New Hampshire Rock Pup Sites in a who the mine is named after. Mica was worth so much money in the 1800's Sam kept the mine's location a secret so he could claim the top of the mountain and all it's Mica

New Hampshire Archives   Where to Find Rocks

New Hampshire Archives Where to Find Rocks

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Old N.H. mica mine, now a tourist attraction, for sale

Old N.H. mica mine, now a tourist attraction, for sale

Jun 11, 2016Old N.H. mica mine, now a tourist attraction, for sale. And you get to the top of this mountain, and theres a magnificent view, said the mines 90 year old owner, Geraldine Searles. Walking down into this massive rock formation that you could walk right through it was thrilling. Searles late husband purchased the New Hampshire property in 1960

Grafton County, NH Mines   US Mining

Grafton County, NH Mines US Mining

Grafton County, NH mines, mine companies, mine owners and mine information. US Mining provides information on mines, operators, and minerals mined in Grafton County, NH

Hiking to Lord Hill and the Evans Notch Mica Mine

Hiking to Lord Hill and the Evans Notch Mica Mine

Hiking to Lord Hill and the Evans Notch Mica Mine. Evans Notch is on the easternmost border of the White Mountain National Forest straddling New Hampshire and Maine. While it doesnt boast any 4000 footers, the hiking trails and smaller peaks here are wonderfully scenic and well worth a visit with wide

213 year old Ruggles mica mine in Grafton for sale

213 year old Ruggles mica mine in Grafton for sale

Its a mine, but it could be yours for $2 million. Ruggles Mine, which produced mica and other minerals for 160 years before being turned into a New England tourist attraction in 1963, is up for

Keene, NH mining, mines, mine owners and mine statistics

Keene, NH mining, mines, mine owners and mine statistics

Keene, NH mines, mine companies, mine owners and mine information. US Mining provides information on mines, operators, and minerals mined in Keene, NH

8 Mica Mine Rd, Claremont, NH 03743   Trulia

8 Mica Mine Rd, Claremont, NH 03743 Trulia

8 Mica Mine Rd, Claremont, NH 03743 is a 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom, 1,604 sqft single family home built in 1954. This property is not currently available for sale. The current Trulia Estimate for 8 Mica Mine

History   Town of Strafford, New Hampshire Official Website

History Town of Strafford, New Hampshire Official Website

John, son of Arthur, born in New Foundland in 1742, settled on the Canaan Road about a mile south of Bow Lake, when the country was all a wilderness; married Sarah Tibbetts, of Barrington 1746. They had two children, Molly and Jeremiah. Jeremiah succeeded his father on the old homestead.

8 Mica Mine Rd, Claremont, NH 03743   Trulia

8 Mica Mine Rd, Claremont, NH 03743 Trulia

8 Mica Mine Rd, Claremont, NH 03743 is a 1,604 sqft, 2 Bed, 1 Bath home. See the estimate, review home details, and search for homes nearby.

New Hampshire, USA   Mindat

New Hampshire, USA Mindat

New Hampshire bedrock is dominated by metamorphic and igneous rocks. Mining has been centered on monument grade granite, granite pegmatites (beryl, mica, and ceramic grade feldspar), sulfide ore deposits, and road metal quarries.

Ruggles Mine (Grafton)   2019 All You Need to Know BEFORE

Ruggles Mine (Grafton) 2019 All You Need to Know BEFORE

Oct 14, 2016Ruggles Mine, Grafton Address, Ruggles Mine Reviews 3.5/5. United to center around a several day stay in the mountains of beautiful New Hampshire with our young children, to search for GEM treasures at the Ruggle's mine. Found a few specimens on black and clear mica (just small pieces) and some plain old

Colony Mica Mine in Alstead, NH?  ScubaBoard

Colony Mica Mine in Alstead, NH? ScubaBoard

Sep 16, 2008Colony Mica Mine in Alstead, NH? Discussion in 'New England' started by oxyhacker, Jul 23, 2005.

Rondinones' Adventures Abandoned Mines of NH   Mud Mine

Rondinones' Adventures Abandoned Mines of NH Mud Mine

Opened in 1883 and later purchased by General Electric a company involved in a surprisingly large number of our state's mines within two years the Mud Mine was producing a whopping 90% of all the sheet mica shipping out of New England. These were some real glory years for the mine, but they we

Ruggles Mine  Treasure Hunting in Grafton, New Hampshire

Ruggles Mine Treasure Hunting in Grafton, New Hampshire

All too aware of the price tag for my tuition, I decided to head to Ruggles Mine in Grafton, New Hampshire, to see if I could pay off tuition with one swing of the hammer. My brother Brian and girlfriend Geena went along for the adventure as well, the dollar signs in their eyes glistening brighter than the mica riddled mine itself.

Alstead Mica Mine   New Hampshire Cliff Jumping   YouTube

Alstead Mica Mine New Hampshire Cliff Jumping YouTube

Jul 21, 2016Find Swimming and Cliff Jumping Spots NOW on your mobile We let the Big Swings App find the coolest places for us to swim all summer. This is one of those places. Download the Big Swings App and

Canaan, NH mining, mines, mine owners and mine statistics

Canaan, NH mining, mines, mine owners and mine statistics

Canaan, NH mines, mine companies, mine owners and mine information. US Mining provides information on mines, operators, and minerals mined in Canaan, NH

Ruggles Mine

Ruggles Mine

Ruggles Mine. It is now closed and for sale. The mine is located 40 miles (64 km) northwest of Concord, New Hampshire, in the town of Grafton, a short distance from Route 4 at the village green. The spacious pit includes tunnels and underground chambers, some of which are filled with water, for exploring.

Historic mica mine up for sale in NH  New Hampshire

Historic mica mine up for sale in NH New Hampshire

Jun 12, 2016Searles late husband purchased the New Hampshire property in 1960 for $20,000, hoping to continue the mica mining operation. But after

The Old Paddock Mine in Lyman NH  American Gold

The Old Paddock Mine in Lyman NH American Gold

We took a hike up to the old Paddock Mine on Gardner Mountain in Lyman, just up the road from Bath, NH. Wow, what a trip. The hike is about 1.2 miles on an old dirt road, easy walking.

Ruggles Mine  Treasure Hunting in Grafton, New Hampshire

Ruggles Mine Treasure Hunting in Grafton, New Hampshire

All too aware of the price tag for my tuition, I decided to head to Ruggles Mine in Grafton, New Hampshire, to see if I could pay off tuition with one swing of the hammer. My brother Brian and girlfriend Geena went along for the adventure as well, the dollar signs in their eyes glistening brighter than the mica riddled mine itself.

Where to Find Rare Gems and Minerals in New Hampshire

Where to Find Rare Gems and Minerals in New Hampshire

New Hampshire is a fantastic state for rockhounds. There are an abundance of valuable gems and minerals that can be found here including amethyst, topaz, emeralds, aquamarine, and smoky quartz. Many old mines and quarries will still produce fine specimens for a collector who knows where to look.

Ruggles Mine  Mica Mining in New Hampshire  Legends of

Ruggles Mine Mica Mining in New Hampshire Legends of

Ruggles Mine near Grafton, New Hampshire is a mica mine that got its start in about 1805 and operated for more than 150 years before it closed and became a tourist attraction. Located on Isinglass Mountain, minerals were discovered here in 1803 by Sam Ruggles, a Boston, Massachusetts merchant.

Keene, NH mining, mines, mine owners and mine statistics

Keene, NH mining, mines, mine owners and mine statistics

Keene, NH mines, mine companies, mine owners and mine information. US Mining provides information on mines, operators, and minerals mined in Keene, NH

Top Ten References for New Hampshire Mineral Collectors

Top Ten References for New Hampshire Mineral Collectors

This is an excellent resource on New England wide pegmatite mines (mica and feldspar mines). Particularly notable are the many large maps of the ore bodies and mine dumps. These maps are a valuable aid to the mineral collector in locating the mine features of largely overgrown old mines. Rocks Minerals New Hampshire

Rondinones' Adventures Mines of New Hampshire

Rondinones' Adventures Mines of New Hampshire

Mines of New Hampshire This is a work in progress of our efforts to find, explore, and document all of the underground mines in New Hampshire. Palermo #1, Tunnel #2