Mine: Champion Mine, Painesdale, MI

Began → Champion Mine → Became

From: 1899

Owned by: Copper Range Consolidated Company

Produced: Copper Ore


Railroad connection: Copper Range Railroad

Stamp Mill/Smelter: On Lake Superior.

Until: 1967

Lifetime Production: 

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The Champion Mine was located near Painesdale in Houghton County. Operations began in 1899 and included four shafts.

A number of building from the mine are still in place.