Mine Index 0667   Lakeside Coal Company,   Lakeside Mine

Unlocated Mines In: Tazewell unlocated
County: Tazewell
Quadrangle: Marquette Heights
County Coal Data: Tazewell
Shown On Map: Yes
Unlocated: No

Mine Index Number: 0667

Company Name: Lakeside Coal Company
Mine Name: Lakeside Mine
Start Date: 1933 End Date: September 1956
Type of Mine: Underground
Total acres shown: 131
Acres after map date: General Area of mining acres shown:

Shaft, Slope, Drift or Tipple Location(s)

Type County Township-Range Section Part Section
Main shaft Tazewell 25N 5W 24 NW NE SE
Air shaft Tazewell 25N 5W 24 NW NE SE
Escape slope Tazewell 25N 4W 19 NE NW SW


Thickness (ft)
Seam Depth (ft) Min Max Ave Mining Method
Springfield 67-75 4.67 RPP, some MRP

Geological Problems Reported

Numerous horsebacks were reported. The source map showed areas of bad top in the central portions of the southern part of the mine.


Company Mine Name Date Production (tons)
Lakeside Coal Company Lakeside 1933-1956 480,236
Total Production: 480,236

Production Notes

Coal Report production (if available)

Sources of Data

Source Map Map Date Original Scale Digitized Scale Map Type
Microfilm, document 352863 2-4-1957 1:2400 1:2979 Final

Annotated Bibliography (Data source - brief description of information)

Coal Reports - Production, ownership, years of operation.
Directory of Illinois Coal Mines (Tazewell County) - Mine names, mine index, ownership, years of operation.
Mine notes (Tazewell County) - Mine type, shaft location, seam, depth, thickness, geologic problems.
Microfilm map, document 352863, reel 03140, frame 460 - Shaft & slope locations, mine outline, mining method, geologic problems.

Mine Notes

Mine Images

[[:Lakeside|Lakeside]]These files may not be true to scale and are not georgistered. Map Type: Microfilm
Map ID: 352863 03140, 460, 18x
Company: Lakeside Coal Company
Mine Name: Lakeside
Map Date: 2-4-1957
Map Status: Final
Image Credit:
More Info: M0667
Full Res Download:These files are true to scale and most are georegistered for gis software. These files may be a very large (>1GB) download! https://wikiimage.isgs.illinois.edu/ilmines/tazewell/m0667.zip