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Michigan-Iron-Mines

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 ore …

Michigan Iron Industry Museum: Iron Ore Heritage Bike Tours

2021-8-6 · Enjoy a leisurely guided bike tour on the Iron Ore Heritage Trail. You''ll travel approximately 15 miles as you go from the Michigan Iron Industry Museum to Ishpeming and then back again. Stops along the way include the Jackson Mine and Old Town Negaunee; on the return trip, we''ll take a break for lunch provided by Midtown Bakery and Café.

Iron Ore and Pellets

2  · Iron Ore. and Pellets. Vale is the world''s biggest producer of iron ore and pellets, raw materials essential to the manufacture of steel. Iron ore is found in nature in the form of rocks, mixed with other elements. By means of various industrial processes incorporating cutting-edge technology, iron ore is processed and then sold to steel ...

Iron Ore | 2007-2021 Data | 2022-2023 Forecast | Price ...

Prices for iron ore cargoes with a 63.5% iron content for delivery into Tianjin traded near $165.5 a tonne, the lowest since end-March on weak seasonal demand and as some Chinese steel producers were told to cut production. Weekly consumption for major steel products in China as of August 5th fell 2.5% to 9.86 million tonnes from a week earlier, data from Mysteel consultancy showed.

Explore Upper Peninsula Mines and Mine Museums | Michigan

2021-8-7 · The Michigan Iron Industry Museum in Negaunee (9 miles west of Marquette), offers photos of everyday life in mining towns and a timeline of how mine work evolved. Outside, a trail connects the museum to the 47-mile Iron Ore Heritage Trail, which …

Maps | Upper Peninsula Iron Mining: Growth after the Civil ...

Maps. Iron ore was first discovered in the Upper Peninsula in the Marquette Iron Range in 1844 by William Austin Burt, the United States deputy surveyor. He was the inventor of the solar compass which led him to locating the iron ore deposits due to the odd fluctuations in the compass needle. From that time until 1860, only three mines opened ...

Michigan-Iron-Mines

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 ore shipment was made.

THE SCENIC ROUTES TO (OR FROM) MARQUETTE

2018-6-29 · which utilized Michigan ore to make pig iron. Unfortunately, the iron furnaces have been gone for decades. Spectacular Tahquamenon Falls State Park is located between Paradise and Newberry, Michigan. The historic Charcoal and Iron Company furnaces in Newberry, Michigan produced pig iron from Michigan iron ore and locally produced charcoal

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. to Dissolve Michigan Iron ...

2012-2-8 · CLEVELAND, Feb. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF) (Paris: CLF) announced today that it plans to dissolve its Michigan Iron Nuggets Joint Venture with Kobe Steel.The joint venture was originally formed in 2007 to explore the viability of constructing a commercial operation to produce a pig iron substitute using Kobe''s ITmk3 technology and Cliffs'' iron ore assets.

Iron ore price down on China steel output curbs

2021-7-2 · The most-traded September iron ore contract on China''s Dalian Commodity Exchange was 0.8% higher at 1,182.50 yuan ($182.41) a tonne by 0700 GMT, after earlier falling by up to 2.6%.

The Wonderful Wilderness of Michigan''s Upper Peninsula ...

2021-8-13 · The Wonderful Wilderness of Michigan''s Upper Peninsula ... linked to another 19th-century mining boom—in iron ore. The single most striking structure is the now abandoned Lower Harbor Ore Dock ...

Hard iron ore of the Marquette Range, Michigan | Economic ...

The iron oxides in the ore were derived from the Negaunee Iron-Formation and were concentrated during the transgression marked by the onset of Goodrich deposition.Hard ore accounted for about 20 percent of high-grade ore production from the Marquette Range; about 67 million tons were produced.

Healing the U.P.''s scars: The reuse of former mining ...

2012-9-26 · Iron Ore Heritage Trail, Negaunee, Mi I Shawn Malone Shawn Malone When it comes to mining, the Upper Peninsula was practically built with it. From the copper mines that made the Keweenaw Peninsula boom in the 1800s to the iron ore mining taking place in Marquette County today, mining has been a way of life for Yoopers for centuries.

The Best 7-Day Upper Peninsula Michigan Itinerary ...

2021-5-6 · The neat thing about stopping here is searching the Lake Superior shoreline for slag, a byproduct of smelting pig iron. We had a great time searching the beach, ultimately scoring purple and green glassy rocks. Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. If you put one thing on your Upper Peninsula Michigan trip itinerary, let it be Pictured Rocks.

Iron Ore Heritage Trail In Michigan Offers 47 Miles Of Beauty

The Iron Ore Heritage Trail In Michigan Winds Through 47 Miles Of Upper Peninsula History If you love exploring the great outdoors, Michigan''s Upper Peninsula has so much to offer. In fact, some Lower Peninsula residents don''t even fully appreciate the beauty of this portion of our state, which provides access to everything from sprawling ...

Mine Shafts of Michigan: Mining History:

2015-8-4 · Mining History: Mine Headframes and Structures of Michigan Michigan has four major metallic mining ranges, the "Copper Country" Mining District of Keweenaw, Houghton, Ontonagon counties (and some explorations in Gogebic), the Marquette Iron Range of Marquette and Baraga counties, the Menominee Iron Range of Dickinson and Iron counties, and the Gogebic Iron Range of Gogebic …

Iron I

2021-1-21 · However, since its first iron ore shipment of two hundred pounds in 1846, the Upper Peninsula mines (below) have produced well over one billion tons of iron ore. Some barren waste! Iron ore is Michigan''s most valuable non-fuel, mined commodity. In 1994, the Lake Superior area produced 95% of the US''s supply of iron ore.

Michigan Iron Mines

2016-2-26 · Michigan iron ore averages about 51 per cent iron natural. Its parent rock, the iron formation, averages 20 per cent to 25 per cent iron. The ore is a product of a natural concentration of the iron by removal of its associated silica Ore is not found everywhere in the parent material.

Pre-War Iron Mining | Upper Peninsula Iron Mining: Growth ...

The demand for iron ore from the Upper Peninsula brought many people to the area in hopes of getting into the prosperous opportunities the mining industry had to offer. According to the 1864 Michigan Department of State Census stated, "there are 6 mines in Marquette County, employing 562 persons.

Iron Ore

2021-7-22 · Storage Fee. Quality Inspection Fee. Delivery Fee. May 1 to October 31. November 1 to April 30. Iron ore. 0.5 yuan/ton per day. In accordance with related charging standards. 0.5 yuan/ton.

Staying Safe in a Mine

Staying Safe in a Mine. Since the 1840s, Upper Peninsula mines fueled Michigan and the nation with iron ore. Almost all of the iron ore mined was converted into steel. In the beginning, miners blasted and broke up high-grade iron ore on the surface of the ground. Starting in the 1870s, mining iron ore moved to underground mine shafts.

Michigan Iron Industry Museum (Negaunee)

Hotels near Michigan Iron Industry Museum: (8.90 mi) Nestledown (6.16 mi) Comfort Suites Marquette (6.26 mi) My Place Hotel-Marquette, MI (8.33 mi) Hampton Inn Marquette/Waterfront (6.15 mi) Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Marquette, MI; View all hotels near Michigan Iron …

[Map Showing Locations of Rock and Mineral ...

2016-2-26 · completed and the first iron ore was hoisted through the new shaft late in March 1955. Shaft sinking of the Cannon property started August 22, 1951. Ore is now being hoisted 1,000 feet from the new seventh level. Republic Steel Company announced plans to open the Genesee iron ore body, which lies adjacent to the Tobin mine, Crystal Falls location.

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 …

Iron Ore Heritage Trail

2021-2-23 · The Iron Ore Heritage Trail is a 47-mile, year round, multi-use, interpretive trail that crosses the Marquette Iron Range in Michigan''s Upper Peninsula. Call us the outdoor linear museum where you exercise your body and mind. Those who bike, …

Henry Ford Mine Tour in Upper Peninsula of Michigan ...

Henry Ford was influencial in the Upper Peninsula while building his automobile empire. We visit where Henry Ford mined iron ore and graphite. The graphite was mined to use as an additive for his black automobile paint. The iron ore mine wasn''t very successful and short lived as the ore wasn''t of the quality needed to continue.

DNR

2021-8-13 · Michigan Iron Industry Museum - Iron Ore Heritage Bike Tour, Aug. 13 Date: August 13, 2021 Time: 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM Location: Michigan Iron Industry Museum, 73 Forge Rd., Negaunee, MI …

Iron IV

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.

Michigan History Center

2021-6-25 · While visiting the Michigan Iron Industry Museum, the following amenities are available: The museum is a trail head for the Iron Ore Heritage Trail. It is a 47-mile, year round, multi-use, interpretive trail that crosses the Marquette Iron Range in Michigan''s Upper Peninsula. Visit the Iron Ore Heritage Trail website for a map and details ...

Iron Ore Facilities :: Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. (CLF)

Iron ore is a major raw material required in the manufacturing of steel. Iron-bearing pellets are shipped to Cleveland-Cliffs'' Indiana Harbor facility in East Chicago, Indiana. In 2019, Minorca supplied about 50% of Indiana Harbor''s No. 7 blast furnace''s pelletized iron requirements.

Iron Ore Heritage Trail (Marquette)

The Iron Ore trail is a former railroad grade, which makes it easily accessible for all. It traverses wilderness and urban areas alike, sprinkling in great facts about the areas history. You can literally bikes for dozens of miles. In the winter it is an excellent snow …

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.

Marquette Ore Docks | Michigan

2021-8-15 · The pocket ore dock of the Lake Superior and Ishpeming Railroad in Marquette represents a historically significant engineering feat. It was the first such dock of its type constructed on the Upper Great Lakes and is the only operating ore-loading facility in Marquette''s harbors. Iron ore …

Goldman Sachs on iron ore bull run, outlook

2021-7-16 · The most active iron ore futures contract on the Dalian Commodity Exchange, for September delivery, was at 1,241 yuan ($192) up 1.88% at 3pm Beijing time on Friday.

Iron Mountain Iron Mine (Vulcan)

Guided Underground Tours -- A certified Michigan State Historical Landmark. This fascinating tour is family fun and educational too!! You won''t forget the experience of visiting the Iron Mountain Iron Mine with skilled guides who take you through 2600 feet of underground drifts and tunnels to 400 feet below the earth''s surface to see an amazing underground, lighted cavern giving you a close up ...

Gogebic Range: Mining History: Mine Shafts of Michigan

2015-8-4 · Mining History: Mine Shafts of Michigan Part 3. The Gogebic Mineral Range is located in the western Upper Peninsula and extends into neighboring Wisconsin. The iron mines in this range were among the deepest underground iron mines developed in the country. In 1906 the Norrie mine was considered the greatest iron …