Mine: Hope Mine, Crystal Falls, MI
The Hope Mine was opened by the Hope Mining Company in 1891 and operated through 1893. Mining was resumed by the Oliver Iron Mining Company during 1902-1903. In total, 28530 tons were shipped from two levels to 350 feet. It was located in Crystal Falls in Iron County.
Properrty description: E 1/2 SE Section 27, R43N-R32W which is 80 acres bettween N46-5-13, N46-5-39, W88-17-2 and W88-17-21.
Property disputes have led to the north and south halves of the property being referred to ass the North Hope Mine and the South Hope Mine during the Oliver period of operation. [MINDAT]