Mine Index 2232   W. E. Dallefeld Coal Company,   Dallefeld No. 2 Mine

Unlocated Mines In: Fulton unlocated
County: Fulton
Quadrangle: London Mills
County Coal Data: Fulton
Shown On Map: Yes
Unlocated: No

Mine Index Number: 2232

Company Name: W. E. Dallefeld Coal Company
Mine Name: Dallefeld No. 2 Mine
Start Date: 1936 End Date: 1942
Type of Mine: Underground
Total acres shown: 17
Production Indicated Acres: 2 The mine was connected underground with the Glore Mine (mine index 2233). General Area of mining acres shown:

Shaft, Slope, Drift or Tipple Location(s)

Type County Township-Range Section Part Section
Main shaft Fulton 8N 2E 32 NW SE NE
Air shaft Fulton 8N 2E 32 NE SE NE


Thickness (ft)
Seam Depth (ft) Min Max Ave Mining Method
Rock Island 65 4.5 MRP

Geological Problems Reported

The source map indicates southern expansion was limited by bad top and thin coal. Thin coal also limited expansion northwards in the eastern workings.


Company Mine Name Date Production (tons)
W. E. Dallefeld Coal Company Dallefeld No. 2 1936-1941 79,902
W. E. Dallefeld Coal Company Dallefeld No. 2 1941-1942 9,107 Production after map date
Total Production: 89,009

Production Notes

Coal Report production (if available)

Sources of Data

Source Map Map Date Original Scale Digitized Scale Map Type
Microfilm, document 351672 11-1941 1:2400 1:2483 Not final

Annotated Bibliography (Data source - brief description of information)

Coal Reports - Production, ownership, years of operation.
Directory of Illinois Coal Mines (Fulton County) - Mine names, mine index, ownership, years of operation.
Mine notes (Fulton County) - Mine type, seam, depth, thickness.
Microfilm map, document 351672, reel 03137, frame 36 - Shaft locations, mine outline, mining method, geologic problems.

Mine Notes

Mine Images