Mine Index 4301   George Grossman,   Grossman 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: 4301

Company Name: George Grossman
Mine Name: Grossman Mine
Start Date: 1842 End Date: Unknown
Type of Mine: Underground
Total acres shown: None
Acres after map date: General Area of mining acres shown:

Shaft, Slope, Drift or Tipple Location(s)

Type County Township-Range Section Part Section
Main drift St. Clair 1S 9W 25 unknown An “uncertain location” point is used to designate the mine on the accompanying map, but the mine could be anywhere in section 25 regardless of the point location shown.

Geology

Thickness (ft)
Seam Depth (ft) Min Max Ave Mining Method
Herrin 6.5

Geological Problems Reported

Production

Company Mine Name Date Production (tons)
Andrew Pfeiffer Pfeiffer 1842 The production and years of operation are unknown. Only the opening year is known.
George Grossman Grossman

Production Notes

Coal Report production (if available)

Sources of Data

Source Map Map Date Original Scale Digitized Scale Map Type
History of St. Clair County 1907 (text only) 1:24000 Point plotted onto 1:24,000 USGS topographic map and digitized. Secondary source

Annotated Bibliography (Data source - brief description of information)

Directory of Illinois Coal Mines (St. Clair County) - Mine names, mine index, ownership, years of operation.
Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois & History of St. Clair County, 1907, A. S. Wilderman & A. A. Wilderman, editors, Munsell Publishing Company, Chicago - General mine location, mine type, thickness, opening year, ownership.

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