lead zinc museum

  • Attractions in and around the Platteville WI area

    The Mining & Rollo Jamison Museum. The Mining Museum traces developme nt of lead and zinc mining in the Upper Mississippi Valley Lead-Zinc District using artifacts, models, dioramas, and photographs. For a hands-on experience, visitors can tour underground in the 1845 Bevans Lead Mine and ride above ground in ore cars pulled by a 1931 zinc mine locomotive.

  • Lost and found at the Battle of Shiloh: One half of a very ...

    Jun 09, 2014 · Here in the museum's Division of Medicine and Science, we're undertaking an inventory of the museum's dental collection, and we discovered one half of an interesting denture. The upper palate appears to be made of silver and it has eight porcelain or mineral tube teeth. Each tooth has a "central canal" which is secured to the palate with pins.

  • North of England Lead Mining Museum - Wikipedia

    The North of England Lead Mining Museum, also known as Killhope, is an industrial museum near the village of Cowshill, County Durham, England. The museum stands on the site of the former Park Level Mine, which is being restored to show the workings of a 19th-century lead mine.