Mine Index 0998   ACI Illinois,   Viper Mine

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INTERPRETING A MINE SUMMARY SHEET
Unlocated Mines In: Sangamon unlocated, Logan unlocated
County: Logan
Sangamon
Quadrangle: Broadwell
Williamsville
Cornland
Middletown
County Coal Data: Logan
Sangamon
Shown On Map: Yes
Unlocated: No
MSHA ID:

Mine Index Number: 0998

Company Name: ACI Illinois
Mine Name: Viper Mine
Start Date: 1982 End Date: Active
Type of Mine: Underground
Total acres shown: 16,251
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 Logan 18N 3W 20 SE NE NW
Air / escape shaft Logan 18N 3W 20 SW NW NE
Air shaft Logan 17N 4W 1 SW NW SW
Air shaft Logan 17N 4W 1 NW NW SW

Geology

Thickness (ft)
Seam Depth (ft) Min Max Ave Mining Method
Springfield 275 5.2 6.1 5.6 BRP

Geological Problems Reported

Production

Company Mine Name Date Production (tons)
Turris Coal Company The ownership changed to Zeigler-Old Ben Coal Company in 1994, but the mine continued to report under the same name. Elkhart 1982-2003 32,156,609
I. C. G. Illinois, LLC A subsidiary of International Coal Group, Inc. Viper 2004-2011 17,697,323
ACI Illinois Viper 2012-2018 13,761,674
ICG Illinois, LLC Viper 2019- 4,347,900Production shown is through 2022, the latest available Coal Report.
Total Production: 67,963,506

Production Notes

Coal Report production (if available)

Sources of Data

Source Map Map Date Original Scale Digitized Scale Map Type
Company, 6-460P 3-28-2022 1:9600 1:9600 Not final

Annotated Bibliography (Data source - brief description of information)

Coal Reports - Production, ownership, years of operation.
Directory of Illinois Coal Mines (Logan County) - Mine names, mine index, ownership, years of operation.
Mine notes (Logan County) - Mine type, shaft location, seam, depth, thickness.
Company map, Coal Section files, 6-460P - Shaft locations, mine outline, mining method.

Mine Notes

Mine Images

[[:Viper|Viper]]These files may not be true to scale and are not georgistered. Map Type: Company
Map ID: 6-460P
Company: ICG Illinois, LLC
Mine Name: Viper
Caption: 2021 Annual Mine Map
Map Date: 03/28/2022
Map Status: Not Final
Image Credit:
Note:
More Info: M0998 2022
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/logan/6-460P-m0998 viper 2022.zip

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