Mine: Alantic Mine, Houghton, MI


Began → Atlantic Mine → Became

From: 1880's

Owned by: Atlantic Mining Company

Produced: Copper Ore

Method: 

Railroad connection:

Stamp Mill/Smelter: Atlantic Mill

Until: 1906

Lifetime Production: 


Hanging wall suffered a catastrophic collapse in 1905. [CCE]

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Atlantic Mine was a copper mine located southwest of Houghton (between Houghton and South Range) in Houghton County. It was first worked in 1872 by th Atlantic Mining Company and had a total of 6 shafts It was later consolidated with the Pewabic and Adams Mining companies. It was consolidated into the Copper Range Company in 1925. It was a profitable operation. Atlantic Mine is now known as Pavoila.