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Mining in the Atacama Region, Chile

Mine district of Lomas Bayas

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Lomas Bayas today
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Place: Lomas Bayas
Comuna Tierra Amarilla, Atacama Region
UTM Location: E400.293 / N69.27.321
Altitude: 2027 m
Location: 10 km NE (straight line) from Los Loros.
Path: 74 kms from Copiapó
Status: Abandoned with prospecting
Mineralization: Ag (silver) in veins

Pic 300 pueblo
Village (ruins)
The ruins of the village of Lomas Bayas are clearly visible. Rectangular shaped natural rock walls....

Pic Minas Lomas Bayas
The mines of Lomas Bayas still show the importance of the mining district in the vicinity of Los Loros.

Pic cementerio Lomas Bayas
A cemetery with the best view of the Atacama Region - there are indeed two cemeteries. . . .

Pic Estadistica Lomas Bayas
statistics, data

Pic listado Lomas Bayas
List of mines
A listing of all historic mines with historical production information and owners . . .

Pic Textos historicos
Historical texts
San Roman 1894

Atacama black and white

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Ruins of Lomas Bayas in the Atacama Desert. Kodak14.251) -
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