Mine Index 2992   Koresco Coal Company,   Koresco Mine

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

Mine Index Number: 2992

Company Name: Koresco Coal Company
Mine Name: Koresco Mine
Start Date: 1933 End Date: 1937
Type of Mine: Underground
Total acres shown: 5
Acres after map date: General Area of mining acres shown:

Shaft, Slope, Drift or Tipple Location(s)

Type County Township-Range Section Part Section
Mine Mercer 15N 2W 34 SE SE NE

Geology

Thickness (ft)
Seam Depth (ft) Min Max Ave Mining Method
Rock Island 40 Underground

Geological Problems Reported

Production

Company Mine Name Date Production (tons)
Koresco Coal Company Koresco 1933-1937 12,662
Total Production: 12,662

Production Notes

Coal Report production (if available)

Sources of Data

Source Map Map Date Original Scale Digitized Scale Map Type
Coal Section files (Alexis Quadrangle) Undated 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 (Mercer County) - Mine names, mine index, ownership, years of operation.
Mine notes (Mercer County) - Mine location, seam, depth.
Coal Section files, undated work map on USGS topographic map, 15-minute Alexis Quadrangle - Mine outline.

Mine Notes

Mine Images

Photographs