Copper production

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape
Falun Great Copper Mountain
Grand Canyon Copper mining took place within the Canyon in the late 19th/early 20th Centuries. Mine remains are stil visible
Luther Memorials
Mining Cultural Landscape Erzgebirge
Petra The Umm al Amad copper mines and underground galleries are an outstanding example of mining structures dating from the fourth millennium BC.
Rammelsberg and Goslar
Sarazm "the city also served as an important regional agricultural and copper production center" (wiki)
Sewell Mining Town


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