NC DEQ: Mineral Commodity Files CO
These files are in the NCGS 39 main offices lo ed in the Archdale Building 5 th Floor at 512 North Salisbury Street Raleigh NC 276041148. The telephone number is 919 7079210. Files are open for public access during regular business hours. Page size copies can be made on site at a nominal page charge of 0.10.
Archaeologists Find New Clues to Lost Colony Mystery HISTORY
Ongoing excavations at two sites in North Carolina have yielded new clues about what may have happened to the English settlers who vanished from Roanoke Island around 1590. a small copper tube
Colonial Copper mine Cape D 39Or Cap D 39Or Cumberland Co
Colonial Copper mine Cape D 39Or Cap D 39Or Cumberland Co. Nova Scotia Canada : The Colonial Copper Company operated a mine here from 1897 to about 1907. There were several shafts a narrow gauge railway and a concentrating mill on the hill overlooking Horseshoe Cove.
Colonial Era Historic Moneys in the North Carolina
Spanish colonial Mexico 8 reales 1761 North Carolina paper money 2 shillings 6 pence 1761 Above left to right: Coins were precious metalgold silver even copperand because of this they had intrinsic value.
Colonial Copper Mines JSTOR
P. Woodward Copper Mines and Mining in New Jersey Trenton I944 127129. 5Edmund Ruffin quotCopper Mine in North Carolinaquot Farmer 39s Register VII 1839 486 Joseph Stancliffe Davis Essays in the Earlier History of American
Rowan County 1753 North Carolina History Project
Founded in 1753 Rowan County became an important political and economic center for western North Carolina during the 1800s. Salisbury the county seat housed the only Confederate prison in North Carolina during the Civil War and the Gold Hill community once served as a vital mineral source during North Carolinas gold rush. Catawba College is lo ed in Rowan and many famous North
Backcountry North Carolina I755
Concerning North Carolina Raleigh I927 I95I97 and Collamer H. Abbott quotColonial Copper Minesquot William and Mary Quarterly 3d Ser. XXVII 1970 305. 3 The best account of Husband 39s early religious development is his own pamphlet quotSome Remarks on Religionquot Philadelphia I76i in Boyd ed. Some Eighteenth Century Tracts i98246.
NC DEQ: NC Mineral Resources An Overview
North Carolina was the nation 39s leading gold producer prior to the 1849 discoveries in California. Because of its geologic similarity to important metal mining districts in Canada the Carolina Slate Belt has been an area of extensive exploration.