Mine: Princeton Mine, Princeton, MI

Swanzy Mine → Princeton Mine → Became

From: 1885

Owned by: Escanaba River Land & Iron Company, in 1905 to the Cleveland Cliffs company.

Produced: Iron Ore


Railroad connection: C&NW, LS&I

Stamp Mill/Pellet Plant:


Lifetime Production: 

Shaft #1 - 46o 17.543'N 87o 28.355W

Shart #2 - 46o 17.320'N-87o 28.077'W

Shaft #3 - 46o 17.056'N-87o 27.928'W

C&NW lines were laid to this mining area in 1872, a distance of about six miles.