Mine Index 4194   Willis Henson,   Henson Mine

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

Mine Index Number: 4194

Company Name: Willis Henson
Mine Name: Henson Mine
Start Date: 1904 End Date: 1917
Type of Mine: Underground
Total acres shown: None
Acres after map date: less than 1 General Area of mining acres shown:

Not Shown On Map. This mine is not shown on the accompanying map as it was later surface-mined by Walnut Grove Mine (mine index 840).

Shaft, Slope, Drift or Tipple Location(s)

Type County Township-Range Section Part Section
Main drift or slope Saline 10S 6E 17 SW NW NW

Geology

Thickness (ft)
Seam Depth (ft) Min Max Ave Mining Method
Davis 14-20 3.5-4.0 RP

Geological Problems Reported

Production

Company Mine Name Date Production (tons)
Willis Henson Henson 1904-1917Idle 1906-1909, 1911, 1912 603
Total Production: 603

Production Notes

Coal Report production (if available)

Sources of Data

Source Map Map Date Original Scale Digitized Scale Map Type
ISGS field notes (G. H. Cady) 7-17-1925 (text only) 1:24000Point plotted onto 1:24,000 USGS quadrangle and digitized. Secondary source

Annotated Bibliography (Data source - brief description of information)

Coal Reports - Production, ownership, years of operation, depth, thickness, mining method.
Directory of Illinois Coal Mines (Saline County) - Mine names, mine index, ownership, years of operation.
ISGS field notes (Saline County) - Mine type, drift location, seam.

Mine Notes

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