Cripple Creek

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Crip·ple Creek

A city of central Colorado in the Rocky Mountains southwest of Colorado Springs. After 1891 it was the center of a thriving gold-producing area but declined as deposits were exhausted.
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Cripple Creek

(Placename) a village in central Colorado: gold-mining centre since 1891, once the richest in the world
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Crip′ple Creek′

a town in central Colorado: gold rush 1891. 655; 9600 ft. (2925 m) above sea level.
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She was a gold-mine, but Carson didn't know how to treat her, and she croaked off with penumonia at Cripple Creek."
The Company also completed a value-accretive acquisition of Cripple Creek and Victor in 2015 and delivered a profitable expansion at the mine in 2016.
Locations sampled included (A) (Cripple Creek in 2017 (Eunapius fragilis), (B) Shadow Brook in 2016 (Spongilla lacustris), (C) Susquehanna River in 2016 (S.
The family's labour connections in some ways began with Frank's older brother Fred and his wife Emma in Cripple Creek, Colorado, in 1893-1894, where they started lifelong commitments to organizing, although sometimes with less efficacy and more relationship turbulence, we later find out, than the more famous family member.
Two of the pits, the Hydraulic Pit and the Bill Pit, have undergone the reclamation process; now Ireys' team is focused on the East Cripple Creek Pit, which is characterized by nearly a mile of significant highwalls.
Production guidance for 2017 improves to between 2.1 and 2.2 million ounces following changes to blend management at Twin Creeks and improved mill grade and leach volumes at Cripple Creek & Victor.
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Full House Resorts announced that a development agreement for construction of the Company's expansion project at Bronco Billy's Casino and Hotel has been approved by the Cripple Creek City Council.
Most of the tunes recorded are native to America, such as 'Sally Anne' and 'Cripple Creek'.
The company owns and operates Century Casino and Hotels in Cripple Creek and Central City, Colorado, and in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada and the Century Casino in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Cripple Creek Cloggers, from Murfreesboro, near Nashville, Tennessee, are authentic Appalachian style cloggers who will perform their distinctive square dancing with a clogging step that originated in the Appalachian Mountains.