And each party of contractors has one or more mills or timbered chutes through which the rich ore is conveyed to the level below and loaded in cars.
A detailed plan for the entire rapid is vital when facing the holes, drops, haystacks, rocks and chutes served up by even the most diminutive river.
OLYMPIA, the capital of the state of Washington, U.S.A., and the county-seat of Thurston county, on the Des Chutes river and Budd's Inlet, at the head of Puget Sound, about 50 m.
These winzes serve for ventilation, for the passage of the workmen, and for chutes through which the ore is dumped to the level below.
Of Olympia, are the Tumwater Falls of the Des Chutes, which provide good water power.