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Bingham Canyon in Salt Lake County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Stamp Mill Foundation

 
 
Remnant of Stamp Mill Foundation image. Click for full size.
By Bryan R. Bauer, August 24, 2010
1. Remnant of Stamp Mill Foundation
Inscription.
Remnant of
Stamp Foundation
from the Rogers Mill

where
Daniel C. Jackling
in 1898-1899 conducted the original mill tests on ore from this deposit. On the results of these tests the Utah Copper enterprise was conceived and to January 1, 1949 had produced:

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).
 
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. Touch for map. At the Bingham Canyon Visitorís Center. Marker is in this post office area: Bingham Canyon UT 84006, United States of America.
 
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 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Honoring with Glory (approx. 3.2 miles away); Copperton Community Methodist Church (approx. 3.3 miles
Stamp Mill Foundation and other Markers image. Click for full size.
By Dawn Bowen, June 19, 2007
2. Stamp Mill Foundation and other Markers
at the Bingham Canyon Visitors' Center
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. 6.5 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.) 
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 26, 2010, by Bryan R. Bauer of Kearns, Ut 84118. This page has been viewed 698 times since then and 44 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.
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