Mine Index 6846   Ginniville Mining Company,   Ginniville Mine

Unlocated Mines In: Gallatin unlocated
County: Gallatin
Quadrangle: Equality
County Coal Data: Gallatin
Shown On Map: Yes
Unlocated: No

Mine Index Number: 6846

Company Name: Ginniville Mining Company
Mine Name: Ginniville Mine
Start Date: Unknown End Date: 1929
Type of Mine: Underground
Total acres shown: None Production for this mine is unknown.
Acres after map date: General Area of mining acres shown:

Shaft, Slope, Drift or Tipple Location(s)

Type County Township-Range Section Part Section
Slope Gallatin 9S 8E 23 NE SW NE This location is very uncertain. The location is based on a written description which says that this mine is located near the intersection of the L and N Railroad and Route 13.


Thickness (ft)
Seam Depth (ft) Min Max Ave Mining Method
Springfield Underground

Geological Problems Reported


Company Mine Name Date Production (tons)
Ginniville Mining Company No other information is known about this mine. This mine may have reported under another name. The mine was said to be owned by Samuel Hall Sisk. Ginniville ? -1929 Unknown No production was listed in the Coal Reports under this name.

Production Notes

Coal Report production (if available)

Sources of Data

Source Map Map Date Original Scale Digitized Scale Map Type
History and Families of Gallatin Company 1988 (text only) 1:24000 The mine location was plotted on a 1:24000 USGS topographic map from the mine location description and digitized. Secondary source

Annotated Bibliography (Data source - brief description of information)

Directory of Illinois Coal Mines (Gallatin County) - Mine name, mine index, ownership, years of operation.
History & Families of Gallatin County, Illinois, Volume I, 1988, page 16 - Ownership, mine type, slope location.

Mine Notes

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