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  • All fields: pit
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    • Alice Mine Dismantle

    • 1911
    • Mines
    • Image of the dismantling of the trestle between the Alice and the Magna Carta Mines in Walkerville. The Sunview Terrace is at the edge of the Alice Pit in the background, as well as Clark's Fraction Mine.
    • Alice Open Pit Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Alice Pit on the north side of Walkerville.
    • Alice Open Pit Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Alice Mine and open pit silver and gold mine in Walkerville (north of Butte). Erosion of slope stability destroyed the original Alice Mine, which, before Butte, became a copper producer and was the biggest mine in the area.
    • Alice Open Pit Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the beginning of the Alice open pit in Walkerville. The buildings are from the original Alice Mine.
    • Alice Pit

    • 1959
    • Mines
    • Image of the Alice Pit, located in Walkerville. Dated on April 12, 1959.
    • Berkeley Mine

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of the Berkeley Mine, located on the Meaderville side of the hill where the Berkeley Pit later began.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Berkeley Pit during its early days of production. Note the proximity of homes and neighborhoods.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the early stages of the Berkeley Pit, looking southwest.
    • Berkeley Pit

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of the Berkeley Pit, which was taken during the dismantling of several headframes and mines in order to make room for the expansion of the open pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Berkeley Pit, looking west. Note the High Ore, Granite Mountain, and Badger Mines in the background.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1957
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of the Berkeley Pit and concentrator.
    • Berkeley Pit

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of the Berkeley Pit during its first years of production. Note the McQueen Addition in the background.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1957
    • Mines
    • Image of a power shovel in the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the East side of Butte, taken during the first drillings of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of the Berkeley Pit, the pit garage, and the leach pads.
    • Berkeley Pit

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of the Berkeley Pit taken from the Pittsmont Mine dump. Note the McQueen Addition in the background. Dated in October of 1955.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit. Note several residential areas of Butte.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • Image of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image taken of the Berkeley Pit during the early days of production.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of the Berkeley Pit and trucks.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit. Note the McQueen and Meaderville districts in the lower right hand corner.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1980
    • Mines
    • Image taken at the time when water first started filling the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1980
    • Mines
    • Image taken at the time when water first started filling the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • Image of a caterpillar-tracked car in the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1957
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • Image of the Berkeley Pit and East Butte and the McQueen Addition in its background.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • Image of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit. Note the Belmont Mine to its right.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1957
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • Image of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit. Note the McQueen district and the Leonard Mine in the background.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • Image of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit. Note the Belmont Mine to its right.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • Image of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit. Note the McQueen district and the Leonard Mine in the background.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1957
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit and the Leonard Mine in its foreground.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1966
    • Mines
    • Image taken while preparing for a blast at the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • Image of the Berkeley Pit and East Butte, the McQueen Addition, and Meaderville in its background.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit & Bucyrus Erie 40-R Drill

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    • Mines
    • Image of a Bucyrus Erie 40-R Drill. The drill is used to set holes for blasting, which are then loaded with the blasting powder. Image taken in the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit & East Ridge

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit and the East Ridge of the Rocky Mountains.
    • Berkeley Pit & Haul Truck

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of an electric haul truck in the Berkeley Pit, which used a diesel motor to maneuver around the shovels and the dumps. Note the trolley and wires. This model of truck was not successful in Butte.
    • Berkeley Pit & Haul Truck

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of an electric haul truck in the Berkeley Pit, which used a diesel motor to maneuver around the shovels and the dumps. Note the trolley and wires. This model of truck was not successful in Butte.
    • Berkeley Pit & Haul Truck

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of an electric haul truck in the Berkeley Pit, which used a diesel motor to maneuver around the shovels and the dumps. Note the trolley and wires. This model of truck was not successful in Butte.
    • Berkeley Pit & Haul Truck

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of an electric haul truck in the Berkeley Pit, which used a diesel motor to maneuver around the shovels and the dumps. Note the trolley and wires. This model of truck was not successful in Butte.
    • Berkeley Pit & Haul Truck

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of an electric haul truck in the Berkeley Pit, which used a diesel motor to maneuver around the shovels and the dumps. Note the trolley and wires. This model of truck was not successful in Butte.
    • Berkeley Pit & High Ore Mine

    • 1957
    • Mines
    • Image taken in the Berkeley Pit while loading haul trucks. Note the High Ore Mine in the background.
    • Berkeley Pit & Meaderville

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of the Berkeley Pit and the Meaderville district, as well as the Leonard and East Colusa Mines in the background.
    • Berkeley Pit Blast

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of a blasting the the Berkeley Pit. Note the line of haul trucks to the left awaiting signal noting the end of the blast and resuming work.
    • Berkeley Pit Blasting

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image taken during a blasting at the Berkeley Pit. Note the 65-ton haul pack trucks waiting to be loaded.
    • Berkeley Pit Copper Tanks

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the newly constructed copper tanks at the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit Crew

    • 1974
    • Mines
    • Image of a group of workers at the Berkeley Pit. Individuals listed, as follows, third from the left, back row: L. Gilbert, Frank Connell, and Bill Steyh; front row, second from the left is Rudy Richter.
    • Berkeley Pit Electric Truck

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of an electric truck in the Berkeley Pit open pit mine. The mine belonged to the Anaconda Copper Mining Company and was later was purchased by the Atlantic Richfield Company (ARCO). The man standing has been identified as John Killoy, the...
    • Berkeley Pit Electric Truck

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of an electric truck in the Berkeley Pit, which collected electricity from the overhead trolley wires. This model of truck had a diesel engine.
    • Berkeley Pit Garage

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of haul trucks and crane equipment parked in the Berkeley Pit Garage.
    • Berkeley Pit Garage

    • 1975
    • Mines
    • Image of Lou Leathers, the shop foreman of the Berkeley Pit Garage.
    • Berkeley Pit Garage

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the construction of a new garage at the Berkeley Pit. The smaller garage is being removed.
    • Berkeley Pit Garage

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the construction of a new garage at the Berkeley Pit. The smaller garage is being removed.
    • Berkeley Pit Garage

    • 1967
    • Mines
    • Image of the Berkeley Pit garage during the strike of 1967.
    • Berkeley Pit Haul Truck

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of an electric haul truck in the Berkeley Pit. Individual not identified.
    • Berkeley Pit Haul Truck

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of an electric haul truck in the Berkeley Pit. The individual on the right has been identified as Smiles Norris.
    • Berkeley Pit Ore Bins

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of railroad cars loading at the Berkeley Pit ore bins.

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