Mine: Lee Peck Mine, Crystal Falls, MI


Began → Lee Peck Mine → Became

From: 1887

Location: SW-NE Sec. 26 of T43N-R32W

Owned by: H.B. Swain in 1887 then by Cherry Valley Furnace Co. in 1891.

Produced: Iron Ore

Method: Underground, 100 feet.

Railroad connection: C&NW to Escanaba dock.

Until: 1892

Lifetime Production: 2,844 tons in 1892.


[LSIO-1950]

Cherry Valley ore.

The Lee Peck Mine was located in Crystal Falls. It was opened by H.B. Swain in 1887 and then taken over by the Cherry Valley Furnace Company in 1891, shippig 2,844 tons of ore through 1892, working to a depth of 100 feet. [MINDAT]

Property description: SW-NE Section 26, T43N-R32W, which is the 40 acres bertween N46-5-39, N46-5-52, W88-16-5 and W88-16-24.