Mine: Hollister Mine, Crystal Falls, MI

Began → Hollister Mine → Became

From: 1890

Location: W 1/2-SW Sec. 13 of T43N-R32W

Owned by: Oliver Iron Mining Co., later by Hollister Mining Co.

Produced: Iron Ore, soft, red, high phosphorus.

Method: Underground, worked by stoping method.

Railroad connection: C&NW / MILW to respective docks at Escanaba.

Until: 1914

Lifetime Production: 143,117 tonss between 1890-1914


The Hollister Mine was operated by the Oliver Iron Mining Company and later by the Hollister Mining Company from 1889 through 1914. 143,117 tons of ore were shipped during this period. [MINDAT]. It was located in Crystal Falls in Iron County.

Property description: W 1/2-SW Section 13, T43N-R32W, which is the 80 acres between N46-6-57, N466-7-24, W88-15-28 and W88-15-48.