Mine Index 4231   Schon Coal Company,   Schon Mine

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INTERPRETING A MINE SUMMARY SHEET
Unlocated Mines In: St. Clair unlocated
County: St. Clair
Quadrangle: Millstadt
County Coal Data: St. Clair
Shown On Map: Yes
Unlocated: No
MSHA ID:

Mine Index Number: 4231

Company Name: Schon Coal Company
Mine Name: Schon Mine
Start Date: 1916 End Date: 1923
Type of Mine: Underground
Total acres shown: 2
Acres after map date: 1 General Area of mining acres shown:

Shaft, Slope, Drift or Tipple Location(s)

Type County Township-Range Section Part Section
Main shaft St. Clair 1S 9W 10 SW SW SW
Air shaft St. Clair 1S 9W 10 SW SW SW

Geology

Thickness (ft)
Seam Depth (ft) Min Max Ave Mining Method
Herrin 45 6.0 RP

Geological Problems Reported

Production

Company Mine Name Date Production (tons)
Lippert and Shore Lippert and Shore 1916-1917 2,652
William Baer Baer 1917-1918 1,096
Schorer Coal Company Schorer 1918-1919 1,912
William Baer Baer 1919-1920 2,809 Production after map date
Schon Coal Company Schon 1920-1923 5,212 Production after map date Production not reported 1922 for mines producing less than 10,000 tons
Total Production: 13,681

Production Notes

Coal Report production (if available)

Sources of Data

Source Map Map Date Original Scale Digitized Scale Map Type
Microfilm, document 351136 6-1919 1:1200 1:1200 Not final

Annotated Bibliography (Data source - brief description of information)

Coal Reports - Production, ownership, years of operation.
Directory of Illinois Coal Mines (St. Clair County) - Mine names, mine index, ownership, years of operation.
Mine notes (St. Clair County) - Mine type, shaft locations, seam, depth, thickness.
Microfilm map, document 351136, reel 03134, frame 273 - Shaft locations, mine outline, mining method.

Mine Notes

Mine Images

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