Near South Strafford in Orange County, Vermont — The American Northeast (New England)
Erected 2012 by Vermont Division for Historic Preservation.
Location. 43° 49.463′ N, 72° 19.961′ W. Marker is near South Strafford, Vermont, in Orange County. Marker is on Mine Road 0.1 miles north of Copperas Road, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: South Strafford VT 05070, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Furnace Flat (approx. ¾ mile away); Justin Smith Morrill / Morrill Homestead (approx. 3.5 miles away); Strafford (approx. 3.6 miles away); First Public Grammar School (approx. 7.7 miles away); Alden Partridge (approx. 7.8 miles away); Town of Norwich (approx. 7.8 miles away); Theta Chi Fraternity (approx. 7.8 miles away); American Literary, Scientific, and Military Academy (approx. 7.8 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. South Strafford's Elizabeth Copper Mine - Vermont Historical Society. The Elizabeth Copper Mine in South Strafford, Vermont, has an interesting history, from the initial discovery of its sulphide ore body in 1793 through its final closing in 1958. (Submitted on April 30, 2013, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
2. Site Fact Sheet for the EPA New England Superfund site Elizabeth Mine. The Elizabeth Mine is an abandoned copper mine located on Mine Road in the Village of South Strafford within the Town of Strafford, Orange County, Vermont. The Elizabeth Mine site is situated in a rural setting, on the east side of Copperas Hill. Topography of the area consists of north-south trending hills (Submitted on May 1, 2013, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
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