Mine Index 4284   William Pistor,   Pistor Mine

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Unlocated Mines In: St. Clair unlocated
County: St. Clair
Quadrangle: Millstadt
County Coal Data: St. Clair
Shown On Map: Yes
Unlocated: No

Mine Index Number: 4284

Company Name: William Pistor
Mine Name: Pistor Mine
Start Date: 1909 End Date: 1917
Type of Mine: Underground
Total acres shown: 1
Acres after map date: 2 General Area of mining acres shown:

The outline on the source map is smaller than expected for the tonnage produced (expected size would be approximately 4 acres).

Shaft, Slope, Drift or Tipple Location(s)

Type County Township-Range Section Part Section
Main shaft St. Clair 1S 9W 10 NE SW SW
Air shaft St. Clair 1S 9W 10 NE SW SW


Thickness (ft)
Seam Depth (ft) Min Max Ave Mining Method
Herrin 30-65 5.0-6.0 RP

Geological Problems Reported


Company Mine Name Date Production (tons)
William Pistor Pistor 1909-1910 5,604
Lippert Brothers (lessees) Lippert 1910-1912 11,620
Pistor and Lippert Pistor and Lippert 1912-1913 4,819
Pistor and Lippert Pistor and Lippert 1913-1915 7,335 Production after map date
William Pistor Pistor 1915-1917 5,272 Production after map date
Total Production: 34,650

Production Notes

Coal Report production (if available)

Sources of Data

Source Map Map Date Original Scale Digitized Scale Map Type
Microfilm, document 351158 9-2-1913 1:1200 1:1324 Not final

Annotated Bibliography (Data source - brief description of information)

Coal Reports - Production, ownership, years of operation.
Directory of Illinois Coal Mines (St. Clair County) - Mine names, mine index, ownership, years of operation.
Mine notes (St. Clair County) - Mine type, shaft locations, seam, depth, thickness.
Microfilm map, document 351158, reel 03134, frame 298 - Shaft locations, mine outline, mining method.

Mine Notes

Mine Images