Bull Mine, Bull Hill, Town of Blooming Grove, Orange Co., New York, USA
Ref.: New York State Museum Bull. Nos. 249-250 (Sep-Oct 1921), Magnetic Iron Deposits of SE NY, Clarke, John M.: Index Map, 106-107; Geol. Survey of the State of NY, Geology of Orange Co., Roes, Heinrich (1895): 422-423.An iron mine in magnetite ore located on top of Bull Hill, about 5 miles SSW of Blooming Grove and 1½ miles NE of the former Oxford Depot & about 3 miles North of Monroe. Closed in 1880. Owned by the Parrott Iron Co. Ore was hosted in hornblende gneiss. Working featured a vertical shaft & the working went to 1,000 feet deep.
Photo: 2011 David S. Bernstein
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