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Rainbow Mine, Oregon

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Rainbow Mine map, photos, satellite view and comments. Rainbow Mine is a Mine in Baker County, OR with an elevation of 5,216 feet, or 1,590 meters above sea level.

A satellite image of the Rainbow Mine area in Baker County, OR. Click the map image to see more detail and to pan and zoom.


What's Nearby Rainbow Mine
Rainbow Mine 0.00 miles away
A Mine in Baker, Oregon
Summit Mine 0.29 miles away
A Mine in Baker, Oregon
Rainbow Mine Post Office (historical) 0.40 miles away
A Post Office in Malheur, Oregon
Rainbow Gulch 0.47 miles away
A Valley in Baker, Oregon
Burnt Cabin Gulch 0.68 miles away
A Valley in Baker, Oregon
Oregon Chief Mine 0.72 miles away
A Mine in Baker, Oregon
Cake (historical) 0.77 miles away
A Populated Place in Malheur, Oregon
Cake Post Office (historical) 0.77 miles away
A Post Office in Malheur, Oregon
Thornton Gulch 0.91 miles away
A Valley in Baker, Oregon
California Mountain 1.04 miles away
A Summit in Malheur, Oregon

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Rainbow Mine, Oregon in the News
Alabama death row inmate to go free; 2nd released in 2 weeks
William Ziegler, 39, agreed to plead guilty to aiding and abetting in the slaying of Russell Allen Baker, and a Mobile County judge gave ... (AP) — A man who owns a gold-mining claim on federal land in southwestern Oregon asked for help defending it ...

KAREN GRIFFITHS’ PENINSULA HORSEPLAY: Leaving homestead stirs memories
Nineteen years later, I still find the home, the land and the breathtaking views of Mount Baker, the San Juan Islands and the night lights of Victoria a treasure. And whenever I see a double rainbow glimmering ... in Moses Lake. The Oregon-Washington ...

Outdoor outlook
Hunting and fishing information from the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife ... Cougars can be found throughout Baker County but hunters should target areas with high concentrations of deer and elk. Setting up on a fresh kill or using distress calls ...

Gresham Mayor Announces $17 Million in New Industrial Development
Scappoose, roughly halfway between Portland and St. Helen’s, is still home to a gravel mine, shoe factory and ... of dairy and Christmas tree farms. Baker City is the county seat of Baker County, in far eastern Oregon. Its unemployment rate is 20 percent.

Baker City Passes Ban On Pot Sales
The Oregon Senate is considering a bill that would also allow city councils or county ... sales in Baker City. “There will be glitches, there will be problems. I would like to see those things worked out in other communities and not in mine.

Related Websites   View all websites associated with this place
Oregon Gold Mining: Baker County Gold Districts
www.h2oaccess.com/articles.php/19991201
Gold was first discovered in eastern Oregon in 1861 in Griffin Gulch in the Baker ... Baker County. The lode mines in ... Rainbow, the largest gold mine ...

Morman Basin, Baker County, Oregon
www.oregongenealogy.com/baker/mormanbasin
Morman Basin, Baker County, Oregon. Morman Basin-Amelia-Clarksville-Eldorado-Malheur City & Cemetery-Rainbow Mine-Cake. This intriguing list of sites are all located ...

Oregon Historical Mining Information - Baker County Mining ...
www.oregongeology.org/sub/milo/ohmi-Baker.htm
Baker District: Mining In Baker County Claim: ... Cracker Oregon Mine Claim: ... Rainbow Mine: Rainbow Maps: Mormon Basin District:

Baker County, Oregon - Northwest Prospects
www.northwestprospects.com/bakercounty.htm
... River in southern Baker County. The lode mines in this district ... from the Rainbow, the largest gold mine in ... for Baker County: Powder River, Oregon:

The Chinese in Baker County, Oregon
www.oregongenealogy.com/baker/chinese.htm
The Chinese in Baker County, Oregon. Celestials: ... worked the hundreds of placer and lode gold mines in Baker County around the turn of the century.

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Anonymous user shared on Jan. 31, 2012
The rainbow mine is actually located in Mormon Basin, northeast of Malheur City.


Anonymous user shared on Jun. 26, 2011
My Mom grew up very near the Rainbow Mine couple Miles away on Dixie creek If you got to the Rye Valley cememtary Im related to 3/4 People buried there Names that come to Mind are Teeds Justus Cartwrights Lot of Family History so its kinda my Home away from Home


Anonymous user shared on Jun. 6, 2009
My grandfather, John Ward Sargent worked in the Rainbow mine until 1915 as a hoist operator. I have photos of the mine and of my grandfather when he was workin at the mine. I traveled to Malheur City to try and find the mine, but without success. I would appreciate directions.



Place Type
Rainbow Mine is a Mine. Definition: Place or area from which commercial minerals are or were removed from the Earth; not including oilfield (pit, quarry, shaft).


Latitude and Longitude:
Latitude: 44.4221043
Longitude: -117.5576976


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