Mine Index 2853   Arthur Davis,   Davis No. 1 Mine

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Unlocated Mines In: Marshall unlocated
County: Marshall
Quadrangle: Lacon
County Coal Data: Marshall
Shown On Map: Yes
Unlocated: No

Mine Index Number: 2853

Company Name: Arthur Davis
Mine Name: Davis No. 1 Mine
Start Date: 1934 End Date: 1950
Type of Mine: Underground
Total acres shown: 4
Production Indicated Acres: Less than 1 acre was mined after the map date. General Area of mining acres shown:

Shaft, Slope, Drift or Tipple Location(s)

Type County Township-Range Section Part Section
Main drift Marshall 12N 9E 11 NE NW NW
Air shaft Marshall 12N 9E 11 NE NW NW


Thickness (ft)
Seam Depth (ft) Min Max Ave Mining Method
Danville 90 3.67-3.75 MRP

Geological Problems Reported


Company Mine Name Date Production (tons)
Davis Brothers Davis Brothers 1934-1934 390
C. L. Davis Davis 1935-1936 2,623
C. F. Davis Davis 1937-1938 1,079
Charles and Lloyd Davis Davis 1939-1943 5,420
Charles and Lloyd Davis Davis 1943-1946 1,840 Production after map date
Arthur Davis Davis No. 1 1947-1950 647 Production after map date
Total Production: 11,999

Production Notes

Coal Report production (if available)

Sources of Data

Source Map Map Date Original Scale Digitized Scale Map Type
Microfilm, document 352282 11-8-1943 1:1200 1:1200 Not final

Annotated Bibliography (Data source - brief description of information)

Coal Reports - Production, ownership, years of operation.
Directory of Illinois Coal Mines (Marshall County) - Mine names, mine index, ownership, years of operation.
Mine notes (Marshall County) - Mine type, drift location, seam, depth, thickness.
Microfilm map, document 352282, reel 03138, frame 35 - Drift locations, mine outline, mining method.

Mine Notes

Mine Images