Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Company Hired to Seal Mines.(Final)



More than two dozen abandoned mine openings southeast of Deming will be sealed to keep people out under a $91,000 contract recently awarded to J & H Services Inc.

The state Abandoned Mine Land Bureau hired the Albuquerque company for the Spar Group Mine Safeguard Project, which includes potentially dangerous mines on public and private lands.

The Spar Group fluorspar mines were active from 1919 to 1952. …

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