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Mining:  Cardiff Mine, Iron River, MI

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Natural Resource:

Iron ore, medium hard, red-brown, high phosphorus.

Location:

E 1/2-ME, N 1/2-SE and SW-NE Sec. 22, T43N-R35W.  Includes Keweenaw, N 1/2SE and SW-NE and McGovern, E 1/2 NE.

Production Years:

Opened 1919, shipped 1922 - 1923

Tonnage Produced:

144,415

Method:

Worked by sub-level stoping method.

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Owner/Agent:

Hanna Iron Co, formally operated by Wickwire Steel Co.  Now part of the Homer mine.

Rail Service:

C&NW

Shipping Port:

Port of Escanaba, MI

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