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Mine: Blue Mine, Negaunee, MI


Began → Blue Mine → Queen Group

From: 

Owned by: Oliver Mining Company

Produced: Iron Ore

Method: Underground mine shafts.

Railroad connection:

Stamp Mill/Pellet Plant:

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Lifetime Production: 


1 mile east of Negaunee.

E 1/2 of SW 1/4 of Section 5, T47N-R26W.

Mechanical equipment consists of one pair of 2060" duplex, reverse, Corliss first motion hoisting engines; oine drum 10' in diameter, 9' face, grooved for 1 3/8" rope, equipped with automatic throttle closing device and operating steam brake. Two skips and two cages are operated in balance. Skip capacity is 5 tons.