Mine: Paint River Mine, Crystal Falls, MI
Fairbanks Mine → Paint River Mine → Became
Location: NE-SE and Lots 4 and 5 Sec. 20 of T43N-R32W
Owned by: Corrigan Mckinney Steel Co. Merged into Republic Steel Corp. in 1935.
Produced: Iron Ore, soft, red, high phosphorus.
Method: Open pit and underground.
Railroad connection: C&NW to port of Escanaba.
Lifetime Production: 382,078 tons between 1882-1913
The Paint River Mine was located in Crystal Falls in the SE quarter of Section 20, T43N-R32W. [MINDAT] Opened in 1880.