Mine Index 6080   Frank Calwell,   Calwell 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: 6080

Company Name: Frank Calwell
Mine Name: Calwell Mine
Start Date: Unknown End Date: Unknown
Type of Mine: Underground
Total acres shown: None
Acres after map date: General Area of mining acres shown:

A general area of mining was constructed following the description in the field notes and is shown on the accompanying map.

Shaft, Slope, Drift or Tipple Location(s)

Type County Township-Range Section Part Section
Main slope Marshall 13N 9E 35 SE SE NE

Geology

Thickness (ft)
Seam Depth (ft) Min Max Ave Mining Method
Danville 3.0-3.1

Geological Problems Reported

Production

Company Mine Name Date Production (tons)
Pierson
Frank Colwell Operated by Frank Colwell and his 3 brothers-in-law when visited in 1930. Production not reported 1930-1933 formines producing less than 1,000 tons per year.

Production Notes

Coal Report production (if available)

Sources of Data

Source Map Map Date Original Scale Digitized Scale Map Type
ISGS field notes (H. B. Willman) 8-23-1930 (text only) 1:24000 The mine location and general shape (1300 feet due west and 400 feet south) was plotted on a 1:24,000 USGS topographic map from the mine location description and digitized. Secondary source

Annotated Bibliography (Data source - brief description of information)

Directory of Illinois Coal Mines (Marshall County) - Mine names, mine index, ownership, years of operation.
ISGS field notes (Marshall County) - Mine type, slope location, mine ownership, seam, thickness, general area of mining.

Mine Notes

Mine Images

Photographs