A post and photographs by Bob Barnes of Hillsboro.


LEFT:  Cement pads in front of the headframe at the Wicks Mine Shaft.

BELOW:  Headframe and framing at the Wicks Mine Shaft;  Workings along the vein running southwest from the main shaft; and Steve Elam preparing a static rest for lowering the camera along side the shaft framing.


This post was amended on 8/7/16, see bottom.