Valles Mines, Missouri, U S A
Founded in 1749 by Francois Valle years before he became Commandante of the Fort of Sainte Genevieve and The King of Spain made him Don Francois Valle for saving their Fort San Carlos (now St. Louis).
270 years later as The Valle Mining Company, his 4000+ acre property every year absorbs 21,000 tons of carbon dioxide and puts out 14,000 tons of oxygen, enough to meet the needs of 63,000 people. [USDA Forest Facts]
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Our Mining History

Historical Mining Output

The last full blown mining for metallic ores ended with Mr. Woods in 1964.

2002-03 Dolomite Exploration.

Results in 2 viable quarry sites.
Initial work begun in 2006 resulted in a 2008 Reclamation Permitting with the Dept. Of Natural Resources but operations have yet to begin seriously even though we have an established high wall and proven reserves.