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Diving the Flooded Mines of Baraboo’s Iron Range

Special | 1h 14m 22s

Tamara Thomsen, Maritime Archaeologist at the Wisconsin Historical Society, and Mark Langenfeld, a Retired Attorney, discuss the history of the mines in the Baraboo Iron Range. Thomsen shares videos of her group of certified cave divers who explored the flooded mines, swimming past mining equipment that was left behind when the mine flooded.

Aired: 01/03/18

Rating: TV-G

Video has closed captioning.

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