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Matwick Mine 1890's -1900      
Site Visit 2011 

Mine entrance at Blewett 1900 

Quartz vein throughout the mine.


Lower adit of the Matwick.

Looking at the entrance from inside the mine.   
Matwick mine located in the Blewett/Peshastin Mining District near the former townsite of Blewett, WA.  This was a smaller prospect within the area of the stamp mill consisting of about 175 of workings.

Source:  Bulletin 6 Geology and Ore Deposits of Blewett Mining District Charles E. Weaver 1911

An Important Reminder:  We strongly recommend you stay out of abandoned mines altogether unless accompanied by a guide familiar with the mine, safety and its structural condition.  

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