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Pioneer Mine Buildings and "A" Headframe
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Steel headframe, brick water tower, enginehouse, and dry houses supporting Ely area's first underground mining operation, opened in 1889.

County:  Saint Louis
Address:  off Pioneer Rd.
City or Township:  Ely
Listing Date:  November 28, 1978
Nomination:  78003127.pdf
Significance Level:   State
Criteria:   A, C (see criteria)
Date:   1889
Theme:   engineering, industry
Historic Functions:   Extractive Facility
Current Functions:  
Foundation Material:   None Listed
Roof Material:   None Listed
Wall Material:   Brick, Steel

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