Mine Index 0640   Cedar Hill Coal Company,   Cedar Hill Mine

Unlocated Mines In: Gallatin unlocated
County: Gallatin
Quadrangle: Equality
County Coal Data: Gallatin
Shown On Map: Yes
Unlocated: No

Mine Index Number: 0640

Company Name: Cedar Hill Coal Company
Mine Name: Cedar Hill Mine
Start Date: 1934 End Date: 1942
Type of Mine: Underground
Total acres shown: 4
Acres after map date: 10 General Area of mining acres shown:

This mine was later partially surface mined by Eagle Strip Mine (mine index 883).

Shaft, Slope, Drift or Tipple Location(s)

Type County Township-Range Section Part Section
Main slope Gallatin 10S 9E 19 NW NE NW
Air shaft Gallatin 10S 9E 19 NW NE NW


Thickness (ft)
Seam Depth (ft) Min Max Ave Mining Method
Springfield 4.3-5.0 RPB

Geological Problems Reported


Company Mine Name Date Production (tons)
St. Thomas Coal Company St. Thomas 1934-1935 3,489
Cedar Hill Coal Company Cedar Hill 1936-1937 9,704
Cedar Hill Coal Company Cedar Hill 1938-1941 34,564 Production after map date
Vancill, Dryden and Lindsay Company Vancill, Dryden and Lindsay 1941-1941 4,863 Production after map date
Fred Lindsay Cedar Hill 1942-1942 1,892 Production after map date
Duncan and Sons Duncan 1942-1942 563 Production after map date
Cedar Hill Coal Company Cedar Hill 1942-1942 3,205 Production after map date
Total Production: 58,280

Production Notes

Coal Report production (if available)

Sources of Data

Source Map Map Date Original Scale Digitized Scale Map Type
Microfilm, document 351536 1937 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 (Gallatin County) - Mine names, mine index, ownership, years of operation.
Mine notes (Gallatin County) - Mine type, slope location, seam, thickness.
Microfilm map, document 351536, reel 03136, frame 301 - Slope and shaft locations, mine outline, mining method.

Mine Notes

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