Las Vegas Sun - Photograph : nevada northern railway railroad ely copper mine

November 22, 2017

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A Nevada Northern Railway train goes around a bend by a copper mine outside of Ely on Sept. 30, 2013. The rail line was put in originally to handle loads of copper, but it no longer does.

Matt Hufman

A Nevada Northern Railway train goes around a bend by a copper mine outside of Ely on Sept. 30, 2013. The rail line was put in originally to handle loads of copper, but it no longer does.