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    Roughneck Definition Hecla Mining

    Hecla Mining is a silver mining company based in Idaho. It was established back in 1891, and is the oldest precious metal mining company in the United States. In 2008 Hecla acquired ownership of Green's Creek in Alaska the sixth largest silver mind in the world, radically increasing its silver...

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