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    Default Chemung Mine Update

    Originally posted by Richard Elliott

    : Sometime between Oct. 2002 and July 5, 03 the first building on your left as you face the mine complex of buildinds, has collapsed. It lies on its side with the roof above the rubble. Also, sometime between July 5, 03 and August 23, the tall, leaning headframe of the Chemung Mine has collapsed in a huge pile of twisted wood, between the two main buildings. Another victim of time.


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    Default Re: Chemung Mine Update

    Originally posted by Randy Price

    : I was there in early august and saw that the headframe had been pulled down. It is worth noting that the major timbers of the headframe had been cut but a chainsaw. This would lead me to believe that this may have been an act of vandalism. History vanishing within our lifetime.

    : : Sometime between Oct. 2002 and July 5, 03 the first building on your left as you face the mine complex of buildinds, has collapsed. It lies on its side with the roof above the rubble. Also, sometime between July 5, 03 and August 23, the tall, leaning headframe of the Chemung Mine has collapsed in a huge pile of twisted wood, between the two main buildings. Another victim of time.


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