CHINA “HERCULES” WALL AT GALENA


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(called German Mason Wall, Chinese wall and Hercules wall)

The structure was built to support a mining operation. The mine never materialized.

Hercules Walls. Hercules was to be the name of a mighty mine mill, and its stone foundation was skillfully completed before financing dried up. The Hercules never went into operation but its foundation walls attest to remarkable stone craftsmanship often found in Western mining regions.

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Decimal Degrees: 44.3383922, -103.6517251

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