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    • Waterwheel

    • waterwheels; mining; rivers; mountains;
    • "Placer Mining Wheel" at Salmon River Point, about 1 mile above the mouth of the Little Salmon River. This appeared in the U.S. Government Hydrographic Report and received special mention above all others by Mr. Newell, chief of that survey.
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    • Waterwheel

    • waterwheels mining rivers mountains miners
    • "Placer Mining Wheel" at Salmon River Point, about one mile above the mouth of the Little Salmon River. This appeared in the U.S. Government Hydrographic Report and received special mention above all others by Mr. Newell, chief of that survey.
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    • Arrastras, Mining Machinery

    • mining; mining equipment ;waterwheels; mills; logs;
    • Sam Dellinger's arrastra, near Dixie, Idaho, 82 miles east of Grangeville.
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    • Sawmill

    • mills; waterwheels; sawmills;
    • The Charles S. Brown saw mill is located 2 miles south of Grangeville, Idaho. Mr. Brown is standing on the flume, built by Walters, Toothaker & Wheeler. A waterwheel is used to power this saw mill. The flume that provides water for the mill is in...
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    • Mining Machinery (Arastras) 1

    • Mining; Miners; Waterwheels; Mining equipment;
    • Water wheel and water powered arrastra on Silver Creek near Pierce, Idaho. Arrastras were used to crush ore to liberate metals from the waste rock. Photo circa 1892.
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    • Grangeville, Idaho - Sawmills

    • Sawmills; Wooden buildings; Water power; Waterwheels; Flumes; Lumber industry;
    • Water wheel operating - Chas. Brown's mill 2 miles south of Grangeville. Built by Walters, Toothaker, and Wheeler. Chas. S. Brown on flume.
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