Mine Index 2066   Wright and Ericson,   Wright and Ericson Mine

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INTERPRETING A MINE SUMMARY SHEET
Unlocated Mines In: Edgar unlocated
County: Edgar
Quadrangle: Scottland
County Coal Data: Edgar
Shown On Map: Yes
Unlocated: No
MSHA ID:

Mine Index Number: 2066

Company Name: Wright and Ericson
Mine Name: Wright and Ericson Mine
Start Date: 1925 End Date: 1928
Type of Mine: Underground
Total acres shown: None
Production Indicated Acres: 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 Edgar 16N 11W 25 SE NW NW

Geology

Thickness (ft)
Seam Depth (ft) Min Max Ave Mining Method
Danville 28 3.5 Underground

Geological Problems Reported

Production

Company Mine Name Date Production (tons)
Scotland Coal Company Scotland 1925-1926 550
Carsington and Company Carsington 1927-1927 83
Wright and Ericson Wright and Ericson 1928-1928 20
Total Production: 653

Production Notes

Coal Report production (if available)

Sources of Data

Source Map Map Date Original Scale Digitized Scale Map Type
Mine notes Undated (text only) 1:24000 Secondary source
ISGS map library, 4108 C3-1, sheet 1 Summer 1952 1:2400 1:24000 Secondary source

Annotated Bibliography (Data source - brief description of information)

Coal Reports - Production, ownership, years of operation, mining method.
Directory of Illinois Coal Mines (Edgar County) - Mine names, mine index, ownership, years of operation.
Mine notes (Edgar County) - Mine type, seam, depth, thickness.
ISGS map library, 4108 C3-1, sheet 1, traverse 2 - Shaft location.

Mine Notes

Mine Images

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