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High Ledge Mine, Mooney Mountain, Ledgewood, Roxbury Township, Morris Co., New Jersey, USA

Latitude: 40°53'N
Longitude: 74°39'W
Ref.: The Iron Mines of New Jersey (1910), Bayley: 353; NJ State Geol. Annual Rpts.: (1880):112 & 124; (1883):127; (1899):162.

An iron mine in magnetite ore located on the slope of Schooleys Mtn about ½ mile (.9 km) West of Ledgewood. Started and closed 1880 & again in 1883.

Ore vein was 6 feet wide on the NW end and 6 to 20 feet wide on the SE end. Workings featured 2 shafts (SE = 55 feet deep; NW = 30 feet deep).

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