Mine: Carpenter Mine, Crystal Falls, MI


Began → Carpenter Mine → Became

From: 1913

Location: N 1/2-SW Sec. 31 oif T43N-R32W

Owned by: Hanna Furnace Co. (Hollister Mining Co.)

Produced: Iron Ore, hard and soft, red, high hosphorus.

Method: Underground, worked by slicing and stoping method.

Railroad connection: C&NW and MILW to Escanaba dock.

Until: 1928

Lifetime Production: 2,735,452 tons between 1914-1928.


Carpenter Mine

The Carpenter Mine was located in Crystal Falls in Iron County. [LSIO-1950]

Photo Info/Credit: the shaft house and complex at the Carpenter Mine in Crystal Falls. [MINARC]