Mine Index 6054   W. H. Simpson,   Simpson No. 3 Mine

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

Mine Index Number: 6054

Company Name: W. H. Simpson
Mine Name: Simpson No. 3 Mine
Start Date: 1936 End Date: 1941
Type of Mine: Underground
Total acres shown: Less than 1
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 14 SW SE SW
Escape drift Marshall 12N 9E 14 SW SE SW

Geology

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

Geological Problems Reported

Production

Company Mine Name Date Production (tons)
W. H. Simpson Simpson No. 3 1936-1937 596
W. H. Simpson Simpson No. 3 1937-1941 2,225 Production after map date
Total Production: 2,821

Production Notes

Coal Report production (if available)

Sources of Data

Source Map Map Date Original Scale Digitized Scale Map Type
Microfilm, document 352305 9-17-1937 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 (Marshall County) - Mine names, mine index, ownership, years of operation.
Mine notes (Marshall County) - Mine type, seam, thickness.
Microfilm map, document 352305, reel 03138, frame 380 - Drift & shaft locations, mine outline, mining method.

Mine Notes

Mine Images

Photographs