Republic Iron Mine In Michigan

Republic Michigan and the Republic Mine in the Upper

2021-9-21  The ore produced from this mine was 88% pure iron oxide. The Republic Mine is the only open pit mine in Michigan open for free public viewing. This inactive open pit iron mine, owned by Cleveland Cliffs Iron Company, provides a unique opportunity for viewing by the public.

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Republic Mine History and Pictures - Andy Larsen

2004-5-21  Early mining exploration began in 1854 along the Michigamme River. Numerous mines were opened, but only the Republic Mine was a long-term profitable venture. The Republic Iron Company was formed in 1870, and the Mine opened in 1871, operating as an underground mine. The Republic Iron Company operated the mine

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Show Mines of the United States of America: Republic Iron

2021-7-1  Republic iron mine lies within the Upper Jaspilite Unit of the Negaunee Iron Formation, which ranges in thickness from 100m to 160m. This jaspilite facies looks very impressive, because of the dark red bands in black rock. The ore is 88% pure iron oxide. This opencast mine is now closed, and the groundwater filled the huge pit to a certain level.

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Republic Mine, Republic, Marquette Co., Michigan, USA

Republic Mine, Republic, Marquette Co., Michigan, USA : An iron mine. Dallas Mineral Collecting Symposium - August 20-22 - Online event and fundraising auction - CLICK HERE. August 20-22 - Online event and fundraising auction CLICK HERE to learn more. Log In Register.

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Republic, MI Iron mining, mines, mine owners and mine ...

25 行  Republic, MI Iron mines, mine companies, mine owners and mine information. US

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Republic, MI mining, mines, mine owners and mine statistics

26 行  Mines in Republic, Michigan. Humboldt Workings. The Cleveland-Cliffs Iron Co. And

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Iron Mines in Michigan - NASA Earth Observatory

2014-8-28  The Operational Land Imager (OLI) on Landsat 8 captured this image of iron mines in northern Michigan on September 11, 2013. Although the mined areas look like one facility from a satellite perspective, there are two separate mines in this scene. The Empire Mine, which produces about 5.5 million tons of magnetite each year, is on the east side ...

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Reopening the Mine and Moving Republic Historical Marker

2014-8-27  The Republic Iron Mine, Republic, Michigan Also see . . . Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. 3. Marker detail: Kumpula House Move. Reino and Helmi Kumpula house being moved to south Republic, June 15, 1956. Demand for American iron ore hit peaks during World War I, World War II, and the post-WWII consumer boom. The Republic Mine was converted from a shaft ...

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Michigan-Iron-Mines - Mining Artifacts

2015-1-1  The Gogebic Iron Range extends for 80 miles from Lake Namekagon, Wisconsin, in the west, to Lake Gogebic in Michigan, in the west. Nathaniel D. Moore uncovered ore deposits in the Penokee Gap near Bessemer in 1872, but it was not until 1884 that the first iron

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Michigan Mining History

2019-10-29  The Mining History Association’s 29 th Annual Conference was held in Marquette, MI, on June 6–9, 2019. Marquette is a charming, historic and conference-friendly town of about 20,000, situated in a spectacular Lake Superior shoreline setting. Founded in 1849, Marquette became the business hub and the iron ore shipping port for the mines

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Republic, MI Iron mining, mines, mine owners and mine ...

Republic, MI Iron mines, mine companies, mine owners and mine information. US-Mining provides information on mines, operators, and minerals mined in Republic, MI

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The Republic Open Pit Mine Historical Marker

2014-8-27  Republic Iron Mine. This opencast mine is now closed, and the groundwater filled the huge pit to a certain level. Above this level, the mined ore is easy to see. The pit is 200m deep and has an area of 100ha. It is the only open pit mine in Michigan

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Iron Mines in Michigan - NASA Earth Observatory

2014-8-28  The Operational Land Imager (OLI) on Landsat 8 captured this image of iron mines in northern Michigan on September 11, 2013. Although the mined areas look like one facility from a satellite perspective, there are two separate mines in this scene. The Empire Mine, which produces about 5.5 million tons of magnetite each year, is on the east side ...

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Iron IV - Michigan State University

2021-1-21  IRON MINING TODAY Open pit mining for iron ore replaced shaft mining very early on in the history of the Michigan Iron Ranges. Today, all the underground mines are closed, and only a very few open pit mines are still operating. What remains of the underground mines is often only a few heaps of waste rocks (below) and some slumped landscapes.

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HISTORY ironmine

2021-5-28  Now in its 63rd year, the Iron Mountain Iron Mine located at W4852 US-2 in Vulcan, Michigan, is a popular Upper Peninsula tourist attraction that is now known World Wide. Visitors come from all over the world to visit this attraction. Underground train tours are conducted daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. from Memorial Weekend to October 15th.

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Iron Mountain Iron Mine

2021-5-28  This mine operated for 68 years and produced 21,625,000 tons of iron ore for the great steel mills of the Midwest. Travel 2,600 feet through drifts and tunnels to 400 feet below the earth's surface. See amazing rock formations and large underground lighted caverns.

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A Brief History of Mining in Michigan’s Marquette and ...

2018-7-13  A Brief History of Mining in Michigan’s Marquette and Menominee Iron Ranges The Upper Peninsula of Michigan, the “U.P.” as the locals call it, has been blessed with a wealth of mineral resources. The Native Americans were the earliest miners, using float copper left behind by the receding glaciers to make implements of many types.

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Mines - Marquette County, Michigan - LocalWiki

2021-8-5  A list of mines on the Marquette Iron Range, with brief notes on locations and minerals, in alphabetical order. Athens Mine, east of Negaunee; topo map. Barnes-Hecker Mine; closed 1926 after cave-in killed 51 miners. Blueberry Mine, Ely Township. Empire Mine.

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Penokee Iron Ore Mine Cave-in

2021-8-12  Three of five miners were rescued after being trapped for 24 hours by a cave-in at the Penokee Iron Ore Mine near Ironwood, Michigan. The rescued miners were Victor Cox, Christopher Hocking, and Mack Krecker. The body of Jerome Olkonen was later found by rescuers, lying beside his machine.

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ELF Station Republic, MI – Military History of the Upper ...

2015-10-10  ELF Station, Republic, MI. Generally, ocean water attenuates any electromagnetic signals with surprising efficiency. However, this efficiency drops off at low frequencies. Thus, for maximum penetration of ocean water and hence, the maximum operating range and depth for the system, an Extremely Low Frequency is required.

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Iron Mines in Michigan - NASA Earth Observatory

2014-8-28  The Operational Land Imager (OLI) on Landsat 8 captured this image of iron mines in northern Michigan on September 11, 2013. Although the mined areas look like one facility from a satellite perspective, there are two separate mines in this scene. The Empire Mine, which produces about 5.5 million tons of magnetite each year, is on the east side ...

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Michigan Iron Mines

2016-2-26  Michigan Iron Mines – page 3 of 12 *A compass needle is attracted by the mineral magnetite sometimes referred to as lodestone. Magnetite is a minor constituent in most of the iron formation and in a few places it is the major iron mineral. Figure 2. Generalized geology of the Lake Superior Region

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Iron IV - Michigan State University

2021-1-21  IRON MINING TODAY Open pit mining for iron ore replaced shaft mining very early on in the history of the Michigan Iron Ranges. Today, all the underground mines are closed, and only a very few open pit mines are still operating. What remains of the underground mines is often only a few heaps of waste rocks (below) and some slumped landscapes.

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HISTORY ironmine

2021-5-28  Now in its 63rd year, the Iron Mountain Iron Mine located at W4852 US-2 in Vulcan, Michigan, is a popular Upper Peninsula tourist attraction that is now known World Wide. Visitors come from all over the world to visit this attraction. Underground train tours are conducted daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. from Memorial Weekend to October 15th.

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Take A Tour Of This Awesome Michigan Iron Mine

2016-9-5  Located near the aptly named town of Iron Mountain, the Iron Mountain Iron Mine is a popular tourist attraction that allows visitors to explore iron mining as it existed during its peak years. It can be accessed off of Highway 2 in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Facebook/Iron Mountain Iron Mine. Facebook/Iron Mountain Iron Mine.

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Iron Mountain Iron Mine

2021-5-28  This mine operated for 68 years and produced 21,625,000 tons of iron ore for the great steel mills of the Midwest. Travel 2,600 feet through drifts and tunnels to 400 feet below the earth's surface. See amazing rock formations and large underground lighted caverns.

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Mines - Marquette County, Michigan - LocalWiki

2021-8-5  A list of mines on the Marquette Iron Range, with brief notes on locations and minerals, in alphabetical order. Athens Mine, east of Negaunee; topo map. Barnes-Hecker Mine; closed 1926 after cave-in killed 51 miners. Blueberry Mine, Ely Township. Empire Mine.

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Penokee Iron Ore Mine Cave-in

2021-8-12  Three of five miners were rescued after being trapped for 24 hours by a cave-in at the Penokee Iron Ore Mine near Ironwood, Michigan. The rescued miners were Victor Cox, Christopher Hocking, and Mack Krecker. The body of Jerome Olkonen was later found by rescuers, lying beside his machine.

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Champion Mine (Beacon Mine), Champion, Marquette Co ...

Champion Mine (Beacon Mine), Champion, Marquette Co., Michigan, USA : An iron mine.

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ELF Station Republic, MI – Military History of the Upper ...

2015-10-10  ELF Station, Republic, MI. Generally, ocean water attenuates any electromagnetic signals with surprising efficiency. However, this efficiency drops off at low frequencies. Thus, for maximum penetration of ocean water and hence, the maximum operating range and depth for the system, an Extremely Low Frequency is required.

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