1926 Sewell or El Teniente Mine Photos
Photos supplied by Michael Singleton whose father
worked for Westinghouse in Chile.
July 26, 1926.
Coya, Chile. 1926
Anaconda Mine. 39.5 inches of snow. July, 1926
Airplane over Sewell, Chile. Said to be the first airplane in the area.
Sewell was a mining camp in central Chile established by the Braden
Copper Company in 1904. It was the largest underground mine in the world. Now,
it is a national monument.