Mine Ore Cars - Willcox, AZ
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
N 32° 16.332 W 109° 50.460
12S E 609152 N 3571197
Quick Description: This abandoned mine shaft sits just off the new highways, and no signs are any where around.
Location: Arizona, United States
Date Posted: 2/20/2019 5:55:13 AM
Waymark Code: WM103RQ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
Views: 1

Long Description:

County of Mine: Cochise County.
Location of Mine: N. 1 Circle Rd., Willcox.

Could not find a web site that includes this site.
A tourist information building is within 100 yards (south) and I was in there. They knew nothing about it. No curiosity anymore, I guess.

Card Ore Car LSide | C S CARD ORE CAR -
This C. S. Card tagged ore car was recovered from the Graphic-Waldo Mine near Magdalena, New Mexico.

"The swivel/dump ore car came from the Waldo, level 9, and is therefore from the 1906-1949 workings. (History compliments of Phil Kozushko, NM Tech, Socorro, NM) The C. S. Card Iron Works Company of Denver was established in 1892 and was a major supplier of mine haulage and handling equipment. The car is thought to be standard type model Z-18 with 10 in. wheels and a capacity of 18.3 cu. ft. The inside dimensions are 44 in. length, 30 in. width and 24 in. deep. It stands 40 in. above the rail with the bottom constructed of 3/16 in. steel." ~ Miscellaneous Mining Items

Type of train car: Ore Car

Location: Abandoned mine shfat Willcox AZ

Price (In local currency): 0

Interaction allowed: yes

Visiting hours: Not listed

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