"The American fluor spar mines of economic importance are located in the Southern part of Illinois and Western Kentucky. The largest mines are in Hardin County, Illinois, Those in Kentucky are in Crittenden, Livingstone and Caldwell Counties. At the present time the Illinois mines are the largest producers. The two principal mining companies in operation are: The Rosiclare Lead & Fluor Spar Mines and the Fairview Fluorspar & Lead Mines. These mines are located about a half mile from Rosiclare which is on the Ohio River"--Location, page 1.
Forbes, Carroll Ralph
Mining and Nuclear Engineering
Professional Degree in Mining Engineering
Missouri School of Mines and Metallurgy
iii, 29 pages, 5 plates
Hardin County (Ill.)
© 1915 Arthur Harrison Cronk, All rights reserved.
Thesis - Open Access
Fluorspar -- Illinois -- Hardin County
Mines and mineral resources -- Illinois -- Hardin County
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Link to Catalog Recordhttp://merlin.lib.umsystem.edu/record=b2609672~S5
Cronk, Arthur Harrison, "The method of mining and milling at the Rosiclare Lead and Fluor Spar Mines" (1915). Professional Degree Theses. 101.