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October 31, 2014 Trumbull, Connecticut , U.S.A. Old Tungsten Mine












 

 
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Welcome to the Trumbull Historical Society Old Tungsten Mine Photo Page.  Click on any picture below to view it in a larger size.

 

Early Picture of Trumbull's Tungsten Mine
A picnic pavillion at Old Mine Park now stands where the main ore processing building once stood.

 

 

 

 

 

Miss Turnell's House
From an early post card of Trumbull. This house stood near the entrance to the mining operation that can be seen in the background.

 

 

 

 

 

Mining Site Looking East
This low quality photo gives you some perspective of the size of the mining operation in its heyday.

 

 

 

 

 

Mining Operation Looking North
A later view of the mining operation's ore processing building.

 

 

 

 

The Destroyed Ruins of the Tungsten Mine
In 1916 the mining operation caught fire and was completely destroyed.

 

 

 

 

 

© John Lauria 1996


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