Illinois Genealogy Trails

1889-1996 DIRECTORY OF COAL MINES
Franklin County, Illinois


COMPANY NAME

MINE NAME/NO.MINE

TYPE

YEARS OPERATED

LOCATION

BELL & ZOLLER COAL & MINING CO BELL & ZOLLER 2 SHAFT 1919-1951 Six Mile Twp
BELL & ZOLLER MINING CO. BELL & ZOLLER SHAFT 1909-1925 Six Mile Twp
BELL&ZOLLER COAL & MINING CO ZEIGLER 1 SHAFT 1925-1948 Six Mile Twp
BENTON COAL CO. BENTON 1 SHAFT 1905-1922 Benton Twp
BENTON COAL MINING CO. BENTON 2 SHAFT 1918-1922 Benton Twp
BENTON DISTRICT COAL CO. HANAFORD 1 SHAFT 1913-1914 Benton Twp
BENTON-FRANKLIN COAL CO. WARD SHAFT 1933-1933 Benton Twp
BIG MUDDY & CARTERVILLE MNG CO BIG MUDDY 1 SHAFT 1906-1914 Six Mile Twp
BIG MUDDY& CARTERVILLE COAL C BIG MUDDY/CARTERVILLE2 SHAFT 1907-1910 Six Mile Twp
BLACK STAR COAL CO. LOGAN 1 SHAFT 1917-1929 Benton Twp
BRAZIL BLOCK COAL CO. BRAZIL BLOCK 11 SHAFT 1908-1911 Frankfort Twp
BRAZIL BLOCK COAL CO. BRAZIL BLOCK 18 SHAFT 1908-1911 Frankfort Twp
BREWERTON COAL CO. BREWERTON 21 SHAFT 1927-1932 Denning Twp
BREWERTON COAL CO. BREWERTON 22 SHAFT 1928-1934 Goode Twp
BY-PRODUCTS COAL CORP. BY-PRODUCTS 19 SHAFT 1916-1922 Frankfort Twp
BY-PRODUCTS COKE CORP. BY-PRODUCTS 18 SHAFT 1916-1922 Frankfort Twp
CARROLL & FRANKLIN COUNTIES HANAFORD 1 SHAFT 1909-1913 Benton Twp
CHICAGO,WILMINGTON & FRANKLIN BENTON 1 SHAFT 1922-1924 Benton Twp
CHICAGO,WILMINGTON & FRANKLIN BENTON 2 SHAFT 1922-1923 Benton Twp
CHICAGO,WILMINGTON & FRANKLIN ORIENT 1 SHAFT 1914-1955 Denning Twp
CHICAGO,WILMINGTON & FRANKLIN

ORIENT 2 [picture]

SHAFT 1922-1959 Denning Twp
CHICAGO,WILMINGTON & VERMILION ORIENT 1 SHAFT 1913-1914 Denning Twp
CHICAGO,WILMINGTON &FRANKLIN HART-WILLIAMS SHAFT 1917-1918 Benton Twp
CHRISTOPHER COAL MINING CO. CHRISTOPHER 1 [possible picture] SHAFT 1914-1916 Tyrone Twp
CHRISTOPHER COAL MINING CO. CHRISTOPHER 1 SHAFT 1912-1914 Tyrone Twp
CHRISTOPHER COAL MINING CO. CHRISTOPHER 2 SHAFT 1914-1916 Tyrone Twp
DERING COAL CO. DERING 11 SHAFT 1904-1908 Frankfort Twp
DERING COAL CO. DERING 11 SHAFT 1911-1915 Frankfort Twp
DERING COAL CO. DERING 18 SHAFT 1907-1908 Frankfort Twp
DERING COAL CO. DERING 18 SHAFT 1911-1915 Frankfort Twp
FRANKFORT COAL CO. FRANKFORT 21 SHAFT 1936-1937 Denning Twp
FRANKLIN CO. COAL CORP.LIDA B., FRANKLIN 15 SLOPE 1949-1952 Six Mile Twp
FRANKLIN COAL & COKE FRANKLIN 2 SHAFT 1910-1924 Six Mile Twp
FRANKLIN COAL & COKE CO. FRANKLIN 1 SHAFT 1914-1923 Six Mile Twp
FRANKLIN COAL & COKE CO. MITCHELL 1 SHAFT 1910-1923 Goode Twp
FRANKLIN COAL & MINING CO. FRANKLIN SHAFT 1920-1921 Benton Twp
FRANKLIN COUNTY COAL CO. FRANKLIN 11 SHAFT 1925-1925 Six Mile Twp
FRANKLIN COUNTY COAL CO. FRANKLIN 7 SHAFT 1923-1951 Six Mile Twp
FRANKLIN COUNTY COAL CORP. ENERGY 5 SHAFT 1923-1950 Denning Twp
FRANKLIN COUNTY COAL MNG CO. FRANKLIN COUNTY SHAFT 1921-1932 Benton Twp
FRANKLIN COUNTY COLLIERY CO. FRANKLIN COUNTY 1 SHAFT 1907-1910 Benton Twp
FRANKLIN COUNTY CONSTRUCTION FRANKLIN SHAFT 1905-1906 Benton Twp
FRANKLIN COUNTY MINING CO. FRANKLIN COUNTY SHAFT 1917-1920 Benton Twp
FRANKLIN MINING CO. WARD SHAFT 1934-1934 Benton Twp
FREEMAN COAL MINING CORP. ORIENT 5 SHAFT 1960-1972 Benton Twp
HART-WILLIAMS COAL CO. HART-WILLIAMS 1 SHAFT 1907-1916 Benton Twp
INDUSTRIAL COAL CO. INDUSTRIAL 19 - picture SHAFT 1922-1927 Frankfort Twp
INDUSTRIAL COAL CO. PEABODY 18 - picture SHAFT 1924-1927 Frankfort Twp
INTERSTATE COAL CO. INTERSTATE 22 SHAFT 1929-1934 Goode Twp
KING, (WILLIAM AARON) KING STRIP 1889-1893 Ewing Twp
LOGAN (JOHN A.) COAL CO. LOGAN 1 SHAFT 1914-1917 Benton Twp
MIDDLEFORK COAL CO. MIDDLE FORK SHAFT 1915-1916 Benton Twp
MODERN COAL CO. MODERN 1 SHAFT 1917-1919 Goode Twp
OHIO VALLEY MINING CO. OHIO VALLEY SHAFT 1911-1913 Denning Twp
OLD BEN COAL CORP. OLD BEN 10 SHAFT 1916-1924 Tyrone Twp
OLD BEN COAL CORP. OLD BEN 11 SHAFT 1916-1953 Tyrone Twp
OLD BEN COAL CORP. OLD BEN 12 SHAFT 1916-1929 Browning Twp
OLD BEN COAL CORP. OLD BEN 14 - pictures SHAFT 1916-1960 Browning Twp
OLD BEN COAL CORP. OLD BEN 15 SHAFT 1919-1954 Denning Twp
OLD BEN COAL CORP. OLD BEN 16 SHAFT 1919-1923 Barren Twp
OLD BEN COAL CORP. OLD BEN 19 SHAFT 1920-1923 Browning Twp
OLD BEN COAL CORP. OLD BEN 21 SHAFT 1960-1986 Barren Twp
OLD BEN COAL CORP. OLD BEN 21 SHAFT 1986-1991 Barren Twp
OLD BEN COAL CORP. OLD BEN 22 SHAFT 1952-1960 Tyrone Twp
OLD BEN COAL CORP. OLD BEN 24 SHAFT 1965-1977 Browning Twp
OLD BEN COAL CORP. OLD BEN 24 SHAFT 1978-1996 Browning Twp
OLD BEN COAL CORP. OLD BEN 25 SHAFT 1977-1994 Frankfort Twp
OLD BEN COAL CORP. OLD BEN 26 SHAFT 1968-1978 Barren Twp
OLD BEN COAL CORP. OLD BEN 26 SHAFT 1979-1996 Barren Twp
OLD BEN COAL CORP. OLD BEN 27 SHAFT 1978-1982 Frankfort Twp
OLD BEN COAL CORP. OLD BEN 8 SHAFT 1913-1952 Denning Twp
OLD BEN COAL CORP. OLD BEN 9 SHAFT 1913-1968 Frankfort Twp
ORIENT NUMBER TWO COAL CO. ORIENT 2 SHAFT 1959-1960 Denning Twp
PEABODY COAL CO. PEABODY 18 SHAFT 1922-1924 Frankfort Twp
PEABODY COAL CO. PEABODY 18 SHAFT 1928-1947 Frankfort Twp
PEABODY COAL CO. PEABODY 19 SHAFT 1927-1936 Frankfort Twp
PRODUCERS COAL CO. PRODUCERS 19 SHAFT 1915-1916 Frankfort Twp
PRODUCERS COAL CO. PRODUCERS 18 SHAFT 1915-1916 Frankfort Twp
REND (W. P.) COAL CO. REND NO. 2, WEAVER SHAFT 1908-1920 Browning Twp
REND (WILLIAM P.) COAL CO. REND 1 SHAFT 1907-1920 Browning Twp
SESSER COAL CO. SESSER SHAFT 1910-1919 Barren Twp
SESSER COAL CONSTRUCTION CO. SESSER SHAFT 1906-1907 Barren Twp
SOUTHERN GEM COAL CO. SOUTHERN GEM 2 SHAFT 1919-1927 Denning Twp
SOUTHERN GEM COAL CORP. SOUTHERN GEM 1 - picture SHAFT 1919-1926 Denning Twp
SOUTHERN ILL COAL & COKE CO. POSSUM RIDGE SHAFT 1909-1914 Denning Twp
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS COAL CO. WEST MINE 21 SHAFT 1937-1937 Denning Twp
TAYLOR COAL CORP. TAYLOR 5 SHAFT 1916-1923 Benton Twp
TAYLOR COLLIERIES CO. TAYLOR 6 SHAFT 1916-1917 Benton Twp
TAYLOR MINING CO. POSSUM RIDGE SHAFT 1914-1916 Denning Twp
UNITED COAL CORP. UNITED 1 SHAFT 1906-1916 Browning Twp
UNITED COAL CORP. UNITED 2 SHAFT 1915-1916 Browning Twp
UNITED COAL MINING CO. UNITED 2 - picture SHAFT 1911-1915 Browning Twp
UNITED STATES FUEL CO. MIDDLE FORK 1 SHAFT 1916-1924 Benton Twp
VALIER COAL CO. VALIER 1 SHAFT 1918-1952 Tyrone Twp
WEST FRANKFORT COAL CO. WEST 1 SHAFT 1911-1919 Denning Twp
WEST FRANKFORT COAL CO. WEST FRANKFORT 21 SHAFT 1933-1934 Denning Twp
WEST MINE COAL CORP. WEST 21 SHAFT 1935-1936 Denning Twp
WESTERN COAL & MINING CO. BUSH 2 SHAFT 1916-1928 Six Mile Twp
WILMINGTON STAR MINING CO. WILMINGTON STAR 8 SHAFT 1910-1911 Denning Twp
ZEIGLER COAL CO. ZEIGLER 1 SHAFT 1904-1909 Six Mile Twp
ZEIGLER DISTRICT COLLIERY CO NORTH MINE 1 SHAFT 1906-1914 Tyrone Twp


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