Zinc Mining Stock Photos - AlamyAbandoned steel headframe New Jersey Zinc Mine Hanover 'New Mexico' - Stock Image Abandoned steel headframe .. Yellow ochre coloured toxic waste spoil from old zinc lead mines being slowly reclaimed by plants and vegetation mid Wales UK. BEBKP4 (RM) . Mining Equipment - Stock Image Mining Equipment.old zinc mining equipment pictures,Abandoned Mines -TOP 14 - 911 MetallurgistMar 17, 2017 . The Polaris mine was the name of the huge underground zinc mine located on Little Cornwallis Island, in the Canadian northern territory of Nunavut, near the Arctic Circle. The mine starting opened in 1981 and closed in 2002, after more than 20 years of zinc production and is now abandoned. 15.