Station: Mansfield, MI

Mansfield was a mine location about six miles east of Crystal Falls in Iron County, Michigan. A small townsite existed here to support the Mansfield Mine. The town was reached off a Chicago & Northwestern railroad branch line which ran between Crystal Falls Junction and Mansfield.


In 1893, the Mansfield Mine breached the Michigamme River above and the mne was flooded, trapping dozens of minors. [VOI[

In 1896, the Village of Mansfield was destroyed by fire. [VOI]