Mine Index 2416   Abb. Hodgett,   Hodgett Mine

Unlocated Mines In: Henry unlocated
County: Henry
Quadrangle: Kewanee North
County Coal Data: Henry
Shown On Map: Yes
Unlocated: No

Mine Index Number: 2416

Company Name: Abb. Hodgett
Mine Name: Hodgett Mine
Start Date: 1920 End Date: 1940
Type of Mine: Underground
Total acres shown: 2
Production Indicated Acres: 6 to 10 General Area of mining acres shown:

Shaft, Slope, Drift or Tipple Location(s)

Type County Township-Range Section Part Section
Main shaft Henry 15N 5E 20 SE SE SE
Air shaft Henry 15N 5E 20 SE SE SE


Thickness (ft)
Seam Depth (ft) Min Max Ave Mining Method
Herrin 59-80 3.5 4.3 4.0 MRP

Geological Problems Reported


Company Mine Name Date Production (tons)
Absolam Hodgett Hodgett 1920-1921 3,450
Absolam Hodgett Hodgett 1921-1923 2,000 Production not reported for individual mine in Henry County in 1922 Production after map date
Hodgett Brothers Hodgett Brothers 1923-1926 6,408 Production after map date
A. Hodgett Hodgett 1927-1928 2,700 Production after map date
Hodgett Brothers Hodgett Brothers 1928-1933 8,950 Production after map date
Abb. Hodgett Hodgett 1933-1940 3,197 Production after map date
Total Production: 26,705

Production Notes

Coal Report production (if available)

Sources of Data

Source Map Map Date Original Scale Digitized Scale Map Type
Microfilm, document 351494 3-1921 1:600 1:24000 Not final

Annotated Bibliography (Data source - brief description of information)

Coal Reports - Production, ownership, years of operation.
Directory of Illinois Coal Mines (Henry County) - Mine names, mine index, ownership, years of operation.
ENR Document 85/01 - Mining method.
Mine notes (Henry County) - Mine type, shaft locations, seam, depth, thickness, geologic problems.
Microfilm map, document 351494, reel 03136, frame 247 - Shaft locations, mine outline, mining method.

Mine Notes

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