Mother Lode Mine. Copper mine 4 miles S Balm Creek Reservoir. In the early 1900's there was much speculation that the area from Keating to Homestead contained a huge band of copper ore. But no significant amounts of copper were ever produced except at the Iron Dyke Mine at Homestead. Located 6.4 miles NE of Keating.
Eagle Creek District, 44.9126 -117.4754
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