Mahnomen Mine, truck dumping load at crushing and loading plant
A haulage truck dumps material at the crushing and loading plant at the Mahnomen Mine. A miner leans against a railing in the foreground. The Mahnomen Mine is an open pit iron mine in the Cuyuna Range, Minnesota. The Mahnomen workings include the Cuyuna-Sultana and Mangan No. 2 mines. The Mine opened in 1915 and was operated by a number of companies before being run by Pickands, Mather & Company starting in the late 1920s. Pickands, Mather & Co. was established in 1883 as an iron mining and shipping firm with interests in the Lake Superior region. It was one of the large mining companies that ...
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