Mine: Great Western Mine, Crystal Falls, MI
The Great Western Mine, also known as the Iron Star Mine) was worked between 1882 to 1910. It had 16 levels and three shafts. It also used the shaft of the neighboring Lincoln Mine. The mine was waterly but was one of the most productive in the area. It was located in Crystal Falls.
Property description: E 1/2-SW and SW-SE Sectio 21, T43N-R32W which is the 80 acres between N46-6-5, N46-6-31, W88-18-55 and W88-19-14, and the 40 acres between N46-6-5, 46-6-18, W88-18-36 and W88-18-55.