Mule Mountains - Views of Historic Bisbee
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Roger Weller, geology instructor

wellerr@cochise.edu
copyright 2017-R.Weller     last edited:  8/29/17
 

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Old Bisbee was built adjacent to two stream channels. 
During the summer rainy season floods often roared down Tombstone canyon. 
A drainage channel later solved the problem.

 

Photo courtesy of the Bisbee Mining and Historical Museum