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Mariscal Quicksilver Mine & Reduction Works, Terlingua, Brewster County, TX

Mariscal Quicksilver Mine & Reduction Works, Terlingua, Brewster County, TX

 
 
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Significance: Protected within the boundaries of Big Bend National Park, the abandoned mineworks of Mariscal Quicksilver Mine & Reduction Works are the best preserved complex of historic structures that illustrate the mercury mining industry in the United States.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N519
Survey number: HAER TX-72

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Historic American Engineering Record, creator
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Terlingua (Tex.)29.32159, -103.61602
Google Map of 29.321586, -103.6160191
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