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Blasting Hole
Photographer: Syd Whittle
Taken: October 30, 2013
Caption: Blasting Hole
Additional Description: These holes were drilled by miners. Blasting powder and a fuse were placed in these holes and the next section of the tunnel was opened up. The blasted debris was then cleared out and the rocks sent to the stamp mill.
Submitted: October 31, 2013, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.
Database Locator Identification Number: p259308
File Size: 1.357 Megabytes

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