Brotherton Mine, Mine Hill, Succasunna, Randolph Township, Morris Co., New Jersey, USA
Ref.: The Iron Mines of New Jersey (1910), Bayley:11,380; NJ State Geol. Ann. Rpts.: (1855):215; (1868):567; (1873):43; (1879):50; (1880):105; (1883):99; (1884):82; (1890):97; (1899):161 & 169; (1900):204; (1901):140. An iron mine located on Mine Hill East of Succasunna. Started before 1855 and closed before 1873. Reopened 1879 and closed June, 1880. Abandoned 1882 but worked 1900-1901. Workings by 1868 featured a pit 400 to 600 feet long x 200 feet deep. 5 Shafts (deepest 130 feet). Ore bodies were two small veins of magnetite.
1 entry listed. 1 valid mineral.
The above list contains all mineral locality references listed on mindat.org. This does not claim to be a complete list. If you know of more minerals from this site, please register so you can add to our database. This locality information is for reference purposes only. You should never attempt to visit any sites listed in mindat.org without first ensuring that you have the permission of the land and/or mineral rights holders for access and that you are aware of all safety precautions necessary.
This page is currently not sponsored. To sponsor this page click here.