Mine Index 2409   Black Diamond Coal Company,   Black Diamond Mine

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INTERPRETING A MINE SUMMARY SHEET
Unlocated Mines In: Henry unlocated
County: Henry
Quadrangle: Kewanee North
County Coal Data: Henry
Shown On Map: Yes
Unlocated: No
MSHA ID:

Mine Index Number: 2409

Company Name: Black Diamond Coal Company
Mine Name: Black Diamond Mine
Start Date: 1934 End Date: 1944
Type of Mine: Underground
Total acres shown: None
Production Indicated Acres: 3 to 5 General Area of mining acres shown:

Shaft, Slope, Drift or Tipple Location(s)

Type County Township-Range Section Part Section
Main shaft Henry 15N 5E 12 2475 FSL, 120 FWL

Geology

Thickness (ft)
Seam Depth (ft) Min Max Ave Mining Method
Herrin 40 4.3 RP

Geological Problems Reported

Production

Company Mine Name Date Production (tons)
Black Diamond Coal Company 1941 production reported under the name Elmer Stone (Black Diamond) Black Diamond 1934-1944 13,351 Production not reported 1938-1940
Total Production: 13,351 Production not reported 1938-1940

Production Notes

Coal Report production (if available)

Sources of Data

Source Map Map Date Original Scale Digitized Scale Map Type
ISGS mined-out area map 1950 1:62500 1:62500 Secondary source

Annotated Bibliography (Data source - brief description of information)

Coal Reports - Production, ownership, years of operation.
Directory of Illinois Coal Mines (Henry County) - Mine names, mine index, ownership, years of operation.
Mine notes (Henry County) - Mine type, shaft location, seam, depth, thickness.
ISGS mined-out area map - Mine location.

Mine Notes

Mine Images

Photographs