Bingham Canyon in Salt Lake County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Stamp Mill Foundation
from the Rogers Mill
Daniel C. Jackling
9,563,841,413 pounds of copper
537,618,374 tons ore mined & milled
1,175,639,355 tons ore & waste removed
This foundation remnant was moved from its original location (probably somewhere in Copperton).
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce.
Location. 40° 32.144′ N, 112° 8.904′ W. Marker is in Bingham Canyon, Utah, in Salt Lake County. Marker can be reached from Kennecott Access Road near Utah Highway 111. At the Bingham Canyon Visitor’s Center. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bingham Canyon UT 84006, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Town of Bingham Canyon (within shouting distance of this marker); Bingham Canyon (about Honoring with Glory (approx. 3.2 miles away); Copperton Community Methodist Church (approx. 3.3 miles away); Bingham City Cemetery Veterans Memorial (approx. 4.1 miles away); Fort Herriman (approx. 6.2 miles away); Pioneer Rock Church (approx. 6.2 miles away); Thomas Butterfield (approx. 6˝ miles away).
Also see . . . Daniel C. Jackling - Father of Open-Pit Copper Mining. Daniel Jackling was one of the first to realize the potential of the huge copper porphyry depost in Copper Hill. He instigated the use of large scale open-cut copper mining here at Bingham Canyon in the early 1900s. (Submitted on August 26, 2010, by Bryan R. Bauer of Kearns, Ut 84118.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 26, 2010, by Bryan R. Bauer of Kearns, Ut 84118. This page has been viewed 845 times since then and 25 times this year. Last updated on August 28, 2010, by Bryan R. Bauer of Kearns, Ut 84118. Photos: 1. submitted on August 25, 2010, by Bryan R. Bauer of Kearns, Ut 84118. 2. submitted on June 27, 2007, by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.