Mine: Quinnesec Mine, Quinnesec, MI

Began → Quinnesec Mine → Became

From: 1878

Owned by: In 1877 leased by the Menominee Mining Company.

Produced: Iron Ore


Railroad connection: C&NW branch 2,300' long connection with main line on east side of village.

Stamp Mill/Pellet Plant:


Lifetime Production: 

SE 1/4 of Section 34 T40-R30.

Quinnesec mine has ore pockets of 200 ton capacity each, 32 feet high, top of them laid with double tram road.

First ore shipped in March, 1878. 25,925 tons.