Mine Index 7259   Gustav Giebelhausen,   Giebelhausen Mine

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INTERPRETING A MINE SUMMARY SHEET
Unlocated Mines In: Tazewell unlocated
County: Tazewell
Quadrangle: Peoria East
County Coal Data: Tazewell
Shown On Map: Yes
Unlocated: No
MSHA ID:

Mine Index Number: 7259

Company Name: Gustav Giebelhausen
Mine Name: Giebelhausen Mine
Start Date: 1895 End Date: 1918
Type of Mine: Underground
Total acres shown: None
Production Indicated Acres: 26 General Area of mining acres shown:

Shaft, Slope, Drift or Tipple Location(s)

Type County Township-Range Section Part Section
Main shaft Tazewell 25N 4W 5The location was vague, “about one-half mile north of the south line of section 5".

Geology

Thickness (ft)
Seam Depth (ft) Min Max Ave Mining Method
Springfield 90-100 4.0-4.5 RP

Geological Problems Reported

Production

Company Mine Name Date Production (tons)
Gustav Giebelhausen Giebelhausen 1895-1918 98,631
Total Production: 98,631

Production Notes

Coal Report production (if available)

Sources of Data

Source Map Map Date Original Scale Digitized Scale Map Type
USGS, Bulletin 506 1912 (text only) 1:24000The 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)

Coal Reports - Production, ownership, years of operation, mine type, seam, depth, thickness, mining method.
Directory of Illinois Coal Mines (Tazewell County) - Mine names, mine index, ownership, years of operation.
Udden, J. A., 1912, Geology and Mineral Resources of the Peoria Quadrangle, Illinois: United States Geological Survey, Bulletin 506, 129p. - Mine location (p. 46).

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