Mine Index 2032   L. F. Brandt and Son,   Brandt Mine

Unlocated Mines In: Bureau unlocated
County: Bureau
Quadrangle: Neponset
County Coal Data: Bureau
Shown On Map: Yes
Unlocated: No

Mine Index Number: 2032

Company Name: L. F. Brandt and Son
Mine Name: Brandt Mine
Start Date: 1934 End Date: 1943
Type of Mine: Underground
Total acres shown: 5
Acres after map date: Less than 1 General Area of mining acres shown:

Shaft, Slope, Drift or Tipple Location(s)

Type County Township-Range Section Part Section
Main shaft Bureau 16N 6E 29 SW SW SW
Old air shaft Bureau 16N 6E 29 SW SW SW
Old escape shaft Bureau 16N 6E 29 SW SW SW
Escape shaft Bureau 16N 6E 32 NE NW NW


Thickness (ft)
Seam Depth (ft) Min Max Ave Mining Method
Herrin 57 4.5 MRP

Geological Problems Reported


Company Mine Name Date Production (tons)
L. F. Brandt and Son Brandt 1934-1941 18,346
L. F. Brandt and Son Brandt 1941-1943 2,320 Production after map date
Total Production: 20,666

Production Notes

Coal Report production (if available)

Sources of Data

Source Map Map Date Original Scale Digitized Scale Map Type
Microfilm, document 351377 11-9-1941 1:480 1:728 Not final

Annotated Bibliography (Data source - brief description of information)

Coal Reports - Production, ownership, years of operation.
Directory of Illinois Coal Mines (Bureau County) - Mine names, mine index, ownership, years of operation.
Mine notes (Bureau County) - Mine type, shaft location, seam, depth, thickness.
Microfilm map, document 351377, reel 03135, frame 415 - Shaft locations, mine outline, mining method.
State archive, IL_1037 - Georegistration aid (used to scale microfilm image).

Mine Notes

Mine Images

[[:Brandt|Brandt]]These files may not be true to scale and are not georgistered. Map Type: Microfilm
Map ID: 351377
Company: L. F. Brandt and Son
Mine Name: Brandt
Map Date: 11-9-1941
Map Status: Not final
Image Credit:
More Info: M2032 351377 geo
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/bureau/m2032 351377 geo.zip