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Snapshots

  1. Rhyolite Dikes Close Up

    Snapshot Title: Rhyolite Dikes Close Up
    Taken by: ZiggyPa

    Image: Homestake Open Pit, Lead, South Dakota
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    note Mine tunnel at Left



  2. Parte_Centrale

    Snapshot Title: Parte_Centrale
    Taken by: tonions

    Image: Homestake Open Pit, Lead, South Dakota
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    Parte_Centrale



  3. Rhyolite Dike Swarm

    Snapshot Title: Rhyolite Dike Swarm
    Taken by: ZiggyPa

    Image: Homestake Open Pit, Lead, South Dakota
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    Homestake Open Pit



  4. twin city

    Snapshot Title: twin city
    Taken by: kimbo

    Image: Homestake Open Pit, Lead, South Dakota
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    twin city



  5. Pink Kiosk?

    Snapshot Title: Pink Kiosk?
    Taken by: Ron Schott

    Image: Homestake Open Pit, Lead, South Dakota
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    ... or maybe a safety hut?



  6. Rockfall 1, Safety Fence 0

    Snapshot Title: Rockfall 1, Safety Fence 0
    Taken by: Ron Schott

    Image: Homestake Open Pit, Lead, South Dakota
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    This fence has seen better days.



  7. Old Headworks

    Snapshot Title: Old Headworks
    Taken by: Ron Schott

    Image: Homestake Open Pit, Lead, South Dakota
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    ... for some of the underground workings.



  8. Talus Fan

    Snapshot Title: Talus Fan
    Taken by: Ron Schott

    Image: Homestake Open Pit, Lead, South Dakota
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    ... why you don't want to stand too near the walls of the pit for a long time.



  9. Safety Railing

    Snapshot Title: Safety Railing
    Taken by: Ron Schott

    Image: Homestake Open Pit, Lead, South Dakota
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    ... of dubious usefulness.



  10. Old Adit

    Snapshot Title: Old Adit
    Taken by: Ron Schott

    Image: Homestake Open Pit, Lead, South Dakota
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    Before the mine was open pitted there were underground workings.



  11. House and Telephone Poles

    Snapshot Title: House and Telephone Poles
    Taken by: Ron Schott

    Image: Homestake Open Pit, Lead, South Dakota
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    ... for scale.



  12. Rhyolite Dike

    Snapshot Title: Rhyolite Dike
    Taken by: Ron Schott

    Image: Homestake Open Pit, Lead, South Dakota
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    ... cutting through Precambrian metamorphic rocks.