Cove Meadows appears in the 1893 Disaster map
"Cove Meadows district: Extensive copper mines have recently located in Cove Meadows On Patterson Clark and Haynes mines there were ten miners at work on the vein which is from 12 to 15 feet. It is proposed to erect smelting works as soon as the accumulation ore will warrant it."
- Disaster, 1:250,000 1893.
- "House Documents, Otherwise Publ. as Executive Documents," p. 530, 1884.