Mine: Caledonia Mine, Mansfield, MI

Began → Caledonia Mine → Became


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Produced: Iron Ore


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Caledonia Mine was located in Mansfield, east of Crystal Falls in Iron County.

Time Line

December 11, 1889. The Caledonian mine, at Crystal Falls, was drowned on Monday. The m;iners ran a shaft under the river and when a blast was exploded the river burst through and filled the mine. The men barely escaped with their lives. The loss of prroperty destroyed will be great. [PHTH