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 Posted: Tue Aug 16th, 2016 09:13 pm
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Herb Kephart

Joined: Thu Jul 19th, 2007
Location: Glen Mills, Pennsylvania USA
Posts: 5893
Keith- That sounds like a 5 star tour- Thanks for posting.  I knew that all the mines and buildings were close together--but had no Idea that they were scrunched! Must have been a lot of instances where one company dug--either by accident, or shudder, on purpose, into some one else's claim.
I have always marveled that surveyors could tell--with any accuracy--where they were underground--but they did vis, the Alpine Tunnel. Dug from both ends, thru granite--with one bore having a curve inside-- and missed each other by what-a couple inches?


Fix it again, Mr Gates--it still works!"
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