Grand Gulch Mine

WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY     (Washington County, Utah)

GRAND GULCH MINE

Arizona Strip, Arizona

LOCATION

36° 19' 37.19" North Latitude,   113° 47' 28.34" West Longitude
36.3270° North Latitude,   113.7912° West Longitude
4,419 feet (1,347 meters) MSL

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For an aerial view of the mine area, click here.
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For a detailed mine site plan, click here.


DESCRIPTION

TBD


HISTORY

See the HAER Title Sheet for a summary and the HAER document for more details.


PHOTOS

Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03342   Photo of the entrance into the Grand Gulch Mine property

Other WCHS photos:
WCHS-03343   Photo of the concrete pad, hoppers, and furnace at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03344   Photo of two hoppers on a cement pad at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03345   Photo of lunch on a Dixie Arizona Strip Interpretive Association (DASIA) field trip
WCHS-03346   Photo of the furnace at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03347   Photo of the furnace at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03348   Photo of the furnace at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03349   Photo of a firepit made from bricks out of the old furnace at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03350   Photo of an interpretive sign about the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03351   Photo of the smelter at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03352   Photo of an old truck at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03353   Photo of two old trucks at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03354   Photo of an old truck at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03355   Photo of an old truck at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03356   Photo of part of the headquarters building at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03357   Photo of part of the headquarters building at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03358   Photo of part of the headquarters building and front of an old truck at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03359   Photo of a doorway and window in the headquarters building at Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03360   Photo of the northeast corner of the headquarters building at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03361   Photo of the southeast corner of the headquarters building at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03362   Photo of the back side of the headquarters building at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03363   Photo of the front of the west dugout at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03364   Photo of the front and west side of the west dugout at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03365   Photo of the back side of the west dugout at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03366   Photo of trucks, headquarters building, and east dugout at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03367   Photo of the east dugout at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03368   Photo of the east dugout at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03369   Photo of the inside of the east dugout at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03370   Photo of the back and east sides of the east dugout at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03371   Photo of the west side of the east dugout at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03372   Photo of the north end of the bunkhouse at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03373   Photo of the bunkhouse at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03374   Photo of the back side of the bunkhouse at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03375   Photo of inside the room on the south end of the bunkhouse at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03376   Photo of a lecture in the bunkhouse at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03377   Photo of three rooms in the bunkhouse at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03378   Photo of the northeast corner of a room in the bunkhouse at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03379   Photo of the northwest corner of a room in the bunkhouse at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03380   Photo of a birdhouse in the bunkhouse at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03381   Photo of the southwest corner of a room in the bunkhouse at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03382   Photo of an oil change platform at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03383   Photo of scattered pieces of old machinery at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03384   Photo of scattered pieces of old machinery at the Grand Gulch Mine
WCHS-03385   Photo of an old bed and other scattered debris at the Grand Gulch Mine


REFERENCES

Grand Gulch Mining Region, Mohave County, Arizona
By James M. Hill
From United States Geological Survey, Bulletin 580-D, 1913
Washington, Government Printing Office, 1914

Grand Gulch Mine
Historic American Engineering Record (HAER) No. AZ-78

Grand Gulch Mine Title Sheet
Historic American Engineering Record (HAER) AZ-78 (sheet 1 of 8)
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1912 Grand Gulch Mine Vicinity Transportation Routes
Historic American Engineering Record (HAER) AZ-78 (sheet 2 of 8)
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Grand Gulch Mine Site Plan
Historic American Engineering Record (HAER) AZ-78 (sheet 3 of 8)
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Grand Gulch Mine East Dugout Plan
Historic American Engineering Record (HAER) AZ-78 (sheet 4 of 8)
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Grand Gulch Mine West Dugout Plan
Historic American Engineering Record (HAER) AZ-78 (sheet 5 of 8)
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Grand Gulch Mine Powder House, Blacksmith Shop, and Wood Shed Plans
Historic American Engineering Record (HAER) AZ-78 (sheet 6 of 8)
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Grand Gulch Mine Smelter Elevation
Historic American Engineering Record (HAER) AZ-78 (sheet 7 of 8)
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Grand Gulch Mine Partial Subsurface Schematic Plan
Historic American Engineering Record (HAER) AZ-78 (sheet 8 of 8)
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