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Mine: Cheshire Mine, Princeton, MI


Smith Mine → Cheshire Mine → Princeton Mine

From: 1877

Owned by: 

Produced: Iron Ore

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Stamp Mill/Pellet Plant:

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Smith Mine became the Cheshire mine in 1877, and then the Princeton Mine in 1898. There was also a pit near here known as the Mitchell pit (sunk by John Mitchell of Negaunee) near the NW corner of Section 20, near the later location of the Princeton #2 shaft.