Mine Index 0724   A. and P. Coal Company,   A. and P. Mine

Unlocated Mines In: Wabash unlocated
County: Wabash
Quadrangle: Mount Carmel
County Coal Data: Wabash
Shown On Map: Yes
Unlocated: No

Mine Index Number: 0724

Company Name: A. and P. Coal Company
Mine Name: A. and P. Mine
Start Date: 1927 End Date: 1935
Type of Mine: Surface
Total acres shown: None
Production Indicated Acres: 3 General Area of mining acres shown:

Shaft, Slope, Drift or Tipple Location(s)

Type County Township-Range Section Part Section
Pit Wabash 1S 13W 23 SW SE SE


Thickness (ft)
Seam Depth (ft) Min Max Ave Mining Method
Friendsville 31-36 2.0 4.5 Surface

Geological Problems Reported


Company Mine Name Date Production (tons)
A. and P. Coal Company A. and P.The mine was on the P. J. Kolb Farm, and has sometimes been referred to as the Kolb Mine. The A. and P. Coal Company was operated by Charles P. Thompson of Bicknell, Indiana, and one field note refers to the Thompson Mine. 1927-1935 Production was not reported in 1931. The Coal Reports did not list mines producing less than 1,000 tons per year from 1930 to 1933. 11,306
Total Production: 11,306

Production Notes

Coal Report production (if available)

Sources of Data

Source Map Map Date Original Scale Digitized Scale Map Type
ISGS map library, 4103.W31 i5.1-4 1927 1:62500 1:62500 Secondary source

Annotated Bibliography (Data source - brief description of information)

Coal Reports - Production, ownership, years of operation.
Directory of Illinois Coal Mines (Wabash County) - Mine names, mine index, ownership, years of operation.
Mine notes (Wabash County) - Mine type, pit location, seam, depth, thickness.
ISGS field notes (Wabash County) - Mine location, depth, thickness.
ISGS map library, 4103.W31 i5.1-4, field map of L. G. Henbest - Mine location.

Mine Notes

Mine Images