• NORTH AMERICA FreeportMcMoRan

    NORTH AMERICA FreeportMcMoRan

    FCX operates seven openpit copper mines in North America — Morenci, Bagdad, Safford, Sierrita and Miami in Arizona, and Chino and Tyrone in New Mexico. Molybdenum concentrate, gold and silver are also produced by certain of FCX''s North America copper mines. All of the North America mining operations are wholly owned, except for Morenci.

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    Old Morenci Posts Facebook

    Morenci, Arizona: S. Wallace Parrott, [ca. 1910]. Printed by The Albertype Co. 12 mo, pictorial white wrappers, title leaf, 16 photogravure plates. A rare and handsome Albertype Co. souvenir book with views of Morenci and Clifton Arizona copper mines, mining camp and company towns also a 1901 Mexican celebration, and "Chinamen" at work.

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    Old Morenci Posts Facebook

    Morenci, Arizona: S. Wallace Parrott, [ca. 1910]. Printed by The Albertype Co. 12 mo, pictorial white wrappers, title leaf, 16 photogravure plates. A rare and handsome Albertype Co. souvenir book with views of Morenci and Clifton Arizona copper mines, mining camp and company towns also a 1901 Mexican celebration, and "Chinamen" at work.

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    Choose your favorite morenci mine photographs from millions of available designs. All morenci mine photographs ship within 48 hours and include a 30day moneyback guarantee. Morenci Copper Mine Photo. Nasa. $53. Photo. Similar Designs More from This Artist. Copper Mine

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    Freeport Mcmoran Copper Mine Stock Photos & Freeport

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  • Fifty years later, Morenci remembers its Nine

    Fifty years later, Morenci remembers its Nine

    Jul 13, 2016 · Fifty years later, Morenci remembers its Nine tire into place on one of the giant dump trucks at the Phelps Dodge copper mine in Morenci. The truck''s tires are more than 12 feet high

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  • The PhelpsDodge Copper Strike in CliftonMorenci, 1983

    The PhelpsDodge Copper Strike in CliftonMorenci, 1983

    Mar 09, 2012 · (Tucson, Arizona) – This year, 2012 marks nearly 30 years of the Phelps Dodge copper strike in CliftonMorenci. On that fateful morning of July 1, 1983 several hundred families of copper miners in Clifton and Morenci awoke to a New World. On midnight of June 30, the contract between the 13 unions representing workers at

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  • Spontaneous Trip to Morenci, Arizona Rimland Tales

    Spontaneous Trip to Morenci, Arizona Rimland Tales

    Jul 19, 2017 · The old Morenci high school building was the last structure to survive at Old Morenci. It was replaced by the new Morenci high school in 1982." This was the first time I had ever heard of a town being dismantled and reloed. Pretty wild. "With the exception of 2009 and 2010, Morenci mine has been America''s largest copper producer since

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    Space Images Morenci Mine, AZ

    Oct 25, 2007 · Images October 25, 2007 Morenci Mine, AZ The Morenci openpit copper mine in southeast Arizona is North America''s leading producer of copper. In the 1860s, prospectors arrived looking for gold instead they found copper. Underground mining began in the 1870s, and the first pit was opened in 1939.

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  • American Turquoise Identifiion Guide Tucson Turquoise

    American Turquoise Identifiion Guide Tucson Turquoise

    Morenci turquoise is mined in southeastern Arizona, Greenlee County. It is high to light blue in color with an unusual matrix of irregular iron pyrite or "fool''s gold" that when polished, often looks like silver. The name is derived from the large open pit Morenci copper mine where a great deal of turquoise from.

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    Housing Morenci Town

    Morenci is loed in Southeastern Arizona and is home to FreeportMcMoRan''s copper mining operation, the largest in North America and one of the largest copper mines in the world. The townsite of Morenci is comprised of approximately 1,600 homes as well as a business plaza, healthcare complex, recreational facilities and school district.

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  • Morenci Southern Railroad in HOn3 Model Railroad

    Morenci Southern Railroad in HOn3 Model Railroad

    The original town is long gone, now part of the second largest open pit copper mine in the world. There are many photos of the town and railroads you can research, including the Morenci Soutnern (3''), Shannon Arizona (3'') and Coronado Railroad (originally 20" then converted to 3''). I have some simple maps, but they are copyrighted.

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    morenci copper mine images afcc2019.com.au

    Morenci Stock Photos & Morenci Stock ImagesAlamy. This ASTER image shows the Morenci open pit copper mine in southeast Arizona on July 14, 2007. ASTER uses short wavelength infrared bands to highlight in bright pink the altered rocks in the Morenci pit associated with copper mineralization.

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  • Morenci Stock Photos & Morenci Stock Images Alamy

    Morenci Stock Photos & Morenci Stock Images Alamy

    This ASTER image shows the Morenci openpit copper mine in southeast Arizona on July 14, 2007. ASTER uses short wavelength infrared bands to highlight in bright pink the altered rocks in the Morenci pit associated with copper mineralization. The Morenci openpit copper mine in southeast Arizona is North AmericaÕs leading producer of copper.

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  • Copper mining in Arizona Wikipedia

    Copper mining in Arizona Wikipedia

    Copper mining in Arizona, a state of the United States, has been a major industry since the 19th century. In 2007 Arizona was the leading copperproducing state in the US, producing 750 thousand metric tons of copper, worth a record $5.54 billion. Arizona''s copper production was 60% of the total for the United States.

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    FreeportMcMoRan l FCX

    FCX operates large, longlived, geographically diverse assets with significant proven and probable reserves of copper, gold and molybdenum.

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    Morenci Stock Photos & Morenci Stock ImagesAlamy. This ASTER image shows the Morenci open pit copper mine in southeast Arizona on July 14, 2007. ASTER uses short wavelength infrared bands to highlight in bright pink the altered rocks in the Morenci pit associated with copper mineralization.

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  • A Collection of Arizona Mining Photos

    A Collection of Arizona Mining Photos

    The scale of the mines and equipment at copper operations is difficult to fully understand. This hoist, at a Morenci copper mine, illustrates the enormous size of some of this equipment. Interior of a hoist house at a Morenci, Arizona mine. This photo depicts a narrow gauge railroad pulling slag cars from a copper smelter in the Morenci district.

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  • Flickr: The Old Morenci, Arizona Pool

    Flickr: The Old Morenci, Arizona Pool

    Nov 15, 2009 · Photographs and images from the mountain copper mining town of Morenci, Arizona from a time before the town was swallowed up by the open pit mine. Please post old images of Morenci, Stargo, Clifton, Stafford, Phelps Dodge, Detroit Copper Mining Company of Arizona.

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  • 22 Best Morenci AZ images North america, America, Arizona

    22 Best Morenci AZ images North america, America, Arizona

    The Copper Mines in Morenci, AZ (Greenlee County). Aunt Ida and Uncle Caroll would give us the tour every summer. Arizona, USA,Part of gallery of color pictures of USA by professional photographer QT Luong, available as prints or for licensing. The Copper Mines in Morenci, AZ. Aunt Ida and Uncle Caroll would give us the tour every summer. See more

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  • Morenci Stock Photos Download 13 Royalty Free Photos

    Morenci Stock Photos Download 13 Royalty Free Photos

    The Morenci Mine on July 17, 2015, in Morenci, Arizona. A panoramic view of the Morenci mine, a Arizona, Morenci: Open Pit Copper Mine. With an annual production of between 700 and 850 million pounds of copper, the Morenci Mine is the largest copper mine in A Woman Gazes at the Morenci Mine. MORENCI, ARIZONA, JULY 17. The Morenci Mine on July

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  • The PhelpsDodge Copper Strike in CliftonMorenci, 1983

    The PhelpsDodge Copper Strike in CliftonMorenci, 1983

    Mar 09, 2012 · (Tucson, Arizona) – This year, 2012 marks nearly 30 years of the Phelps Dodge copper strike in CliftonMorenci. On that fateful morning of July 1, 1983 several hundred families of copper miners in Clifton and Morenci awoke to a New World. On midnight of June 30, the contract between the 13 unions representing workers at

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  • Flickr: The Old Morenci, Arizona Pool

    Flickr: The Old Morenci, Arizona Pool

    Nov 15, 2009 · Photographs and images from the mountain copper mining town of Morenci, Arizona from a time before the town was swallowed up by the open pit mine. Please post old images of Morenci, Stargo, Clifton, Stafford, Phelps Dodge, Detroit Copper Mining Company of Arizona.

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  • Morenci Mine – Morenci, Arizona Atlas Obscura

    Morenci Mine – Morenci, Arizona Atlas Obscura

    View all photos TJBlackwell/CC BY 3.0. With an annual production of between 700 and 850 million pounds of copper, the Morenci Mine is the largest copper mine in Arizona. It was first explored

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  • Home 2 Official Website Morenci

    Home 2 Official Website Morenci

    Morenci is loed in Southeastern Arizona and is home to FreeportMcMoRan''s copper mining operation, the largest in North America and one of the largest copper mines in the world. The townsite of Morenci is comprised of approximately 1,600 homes as well as a business plaza, healthcare complex, recreational facilities and school district.

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  • Copper Mine Stock Photos Download 8,519 Royalty Free Photos

    Copper Mine Stock Photos Download 8,519 Royalty Free Photos

    Download 8,519 Copper Mine Stock Photos for FREE or amazingly low rates! the largest open pit copper mine in Canada Arizona, Morenci: Open Pit Copper Mine. With an annual production of between 700 and 850 million pounds of copper, the Morenci Mine is the largest copper Rock of a copper mine with copper inside Rock face of a copper mine

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    58 Best Morenci images Arizona, Small towns, Bisbee arizona

    The Copper Mines in Morenci, AZ (Greenlee County). Aunt Ida and Uncle Caroll would give us the tour every summer. Arizona, USA,Part of gallery of color pictures of USA by professional photographer QT Luong, available as prints or for licensing.

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  • Morenci, Arizona Wikipedia

    Morenci, Arizona Wikipedia

    Morenci is a censusdesignated place (CDP) and company town in Greenlee County, Arizona, United States, and was founded by the Detroit Copper Mining Company of Arizona.The population was 2000 at the 2000 census and 1,489 at the 2010 census. The biggest employer in Morenci (and in nearby Clifton) and the owner of the town is FreeportMcMoRan, the owner of the Morenci Mine, the largest copper

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  • Space Images Morenci Mine, AZ

    Space Images Morenci Mine, AZ

    Oct 25, 2007 · Images October 25, 2007 Morenci Mine, AZ The Morenci openpit copper mine in southeast Arizona is North America''s leading producer of copper. In the 1860s, prospectors arrived looking for gold instead they found copper. Underground mining began in the 1870s, and the first pit was opened in 1939.

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  • Alan Guisewite''s Mineral Collection Images: Copper

    Alan Guisewite''s Mineral Collection Images: Copper

    Mineral Collection Images : My Mineral Collection, Copper Minerals Page A nice thumbnail of azurite in a vug in limonite from the big copper mine at Morenci. Thanks to Gary Lozonne at Lozonne''s Minerals for (as does almost all mohawkite) comes from the Mohawk copper mines in the MohawkAhmeek area in Keweenaw County, Michigan. Mohawkite

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    Morenci Copper Mine, Arizona Mining Technology Mining

    The Detroit Copper Company started mining at Morenci, 16km south of Silver City, Arizona, in 1872. Copper Queen Consolidated Mining bought the property in 1885, with the company name changed to Phelps Dodge in 1917. Ninety years later in March 2007, Phelps Dodge merged with Freeport McMoRan Copper

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  • History of the Copper Mountain (Morenci) Mining District

    History of the Copper Mountain (Morenci) Mining District

    History of the Copper Mountain (Morenci) Mining District, Greenlee County, Arizona Panorama of the Morenci operation, looking northeast toward the Metcalf pit with Copper King Mountain in the distance. Photo: David Briggs, July 2007 David F. Briggs, Geologist [email protected]

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  • Part one Clifton AZ. and the Morenci Copper Mine YouTube

    Part one Clifton AZ. and the Morenci Copper Mine YouTube

    Apr 15, 2017 · This first part we go through Clifton and check out some of the history. Part two will be the copper mine in Morenci. It is awesome.

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  • The World''s 20 Largest Copper Mines

    The World''s 20 Largest Copper Mines

    The world''s 20 largest copper mines produce nearly 9 million metric tons of the precious metal a year, about 40% of the world''s total copper mine capacity. Chile and Peru, alone, account for more than half of the copper mines on this list. The U.S. makes the cut, as well, with two mines among the top 20.

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  • Arizona Mine Tour

    Arizona Mine Tour

    Map of the Morenci and Metcalf Mining Areas, c1980, with Overlay of Old Mines and Railroads (Courtesy Phelps Dodge) Another major producer in the area, the Detroit Copper Company, was formed in the 1870''s to produce ore from mines near Joy''s Camp, later to become the first town of Morenci.

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  • Morenci Open Pit Copper Mine AZGS

    Morenci Open Pit Copper Mine AZGS

    Morenci porphyry copper property has been producing copper for over 100 years. It is now owned by FreeportMcMoRan Inc. Morenci Open Pit Copper Mine. CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE. Prev All Photos Next > 311 of 515 What to View Next Related Photos and Videos. Idealized cross section of a porphyry copper deposit.

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  • Identifiion of Southwest United States Turquoise mines

    Identifiion of Southwest United States Turquoise mines

    Morenci turquoise is mined in southeastern Arizona, Greenlee County. It is high to light blue in color with an unusual matrix of irregular iron pyrite or "fool''s gold" that when polished, often looks like silver. The name is derived from the large open pit Morenci copper mine where a great deal of turquoise from.

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  • Morenci Open Pit Copper Mine, eastern Arizona AZGS

    Morenci Open Pit Copper Mine, eastern Arizona AZGS

    The Morenci copper mine, operated continuously since the 1880s, is Arizona''s most productive copper prospect. It transitioned from an underground mine to one of the world''s largest open pit mines. Morenci is the flagship of the FreeportMcMoRan mining company. For a detailed history of the Morenci mine, see Dave Briggs'' 72 page contributed report, which includes images, maps, and production

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  • NORTH AMERICA FreeportMcMoRan

    NORTH AMERICA FreeportMcMoRan

    FCX operates seven openpit copper mines in North America — Morenci, Bagdad, Safford, Sierrita and Miami in Arizona, and Chino and Tyrone in New Mexico. Molybdenum concentrate, gold and silver are also produced by certain of FCX''s North America copper mines. All of the North America mining operations are wholly owned, except for Morenci.

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  • Morenci Copper Mine Images dobermannsa.co.za

    Morenci Copper Mine Images dobermannsa.co.za

    Morenci (Arizona) – Travel guide at Wikivoyage. Morenci is a coppermining town in Eastern Arizona. Understand . Morenci and neighboring Clifton share a common history of copper mining, and are today commonly referred to as the CliftonMorenci district.

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  • Morenci Southern Railroad in HOn3 Model Railroad

    Morenci Southern Railroad in HOn3 Model Railroad

    The original town is long gone, now part of the second largest open pit copper mine in the world. There are many photos of the town and railroads you can research, including the Morenci Soutnern (3''), Shannon Arizona (3'') and Coronado Railroad (originally 20" then converted to 3''). I have some simple maps, but they are copyrighted.

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  • Identifiion of Southwest United States Turquoise mines

    Identifiion of Southwest United States Turquoise mines

    Morenci turquoise is mined in southeastern Arizona, Greenlee County. It is high to light blue in color with an unusual matrix of irregular iron pyrite or "fool''s gold" that when polished, often looks like silver. The name is derived from the large open pit Morenci copper mine where a great deal of turquoise from.

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  • Housing Morenci Town

    Housing Morenci Town

    Morenci is loed in Southeastern Arizona and is home to FreeportMcMoRan''s copper mining operation, the largest in North America and one of the largest copper mines in the world. The townsite of Morenci is comprised of approximately 1,600 homes as well as a business plaza, healthcare complex, recreational facilities and school district.

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  • Edward Burtynsky''s Mesmerizing Images of Copper Mines

    Edward Burtynsky''s Mesmerizing Images of Copper Mines

    Oct 25, 2015 · Edward Burtynsky''s Mesmerizing Images of Copper Mines. include both the Chino and the continent''s largest copper mine, the Morenci Mine, which is

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  • Morenci, AZ Morenci, Arizona Map & Directions MapQuest

    Morenci, AZ Morenci, Arizona Map & Directions MapQuest

    The biggest employer in Morenci (and in nearby Clifton) is FreeportMcMoRan, the owner of the Morenci Mine, the largest copper mining operation in North America, and one of the largest copper mines in the world. The town was a site of the Arizona Copper Mine Strike of 1983. The large openpit mine

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  • Huge Holes in the Earth: OpenPit Mines Seen From  WIRED

    Huge Holes in the Earth: OpenPit Mines Seen From WIRED

    New Cornelia Mine, Arizona. Copper was first mined from this area just south of the mining town of Ajo, Arizona, around 1750. The openpit mine pictured above began being excavated in earnest in 1912.

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  • Images of America: Clifton and Morenci Mining District by

    Images of America: Clifton and Morenci Mining District by

    They survived labor strikes, rising and falling copper prices, devastating floods, outlaws and lawlessness, gambling houses, and saloons. All this added to the lore that these towns were some of the roughest communities in the West. Today, after 143 years of mining, FreeportMcMoRan''s Morenci copper mine is the largest in North America.

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  • Clifton and Morenci Mining District (Images of America

    Clifton and Morenci Mining District (Images of America

    Clifton and Morenci Mining District (Images of America) [Robert A. Chilicky, Gerald D. Hunt] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Across America, from big cities to small towns and rural hamlets, there are many stories of challenges, historic events

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    Morenci copper mine images frame4frame.nl

    Morenci copper mine images. Oct 25 2007The Morenci openpit copper mine in southeast Arizona is North Americas leading producer of copper In the 1860s prospectors arrived looking for gold instead they found copper Underground mining began in the 1870s and the first pit was opened in 1939 Phelps Dodge employs over 200 people in the

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