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Sublet Mine No. 6, Hoist House, North structure, east side of Willow Creek Valley,, Kemmerer, Lincoln County, WY



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Location
east side of Willow Creek Valley, Kemmerer vicinity, WY

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER WY-54-D
Significance: The hoist house performed a critical function within the complex by pulling the coal cars from the mine to the tipple. // Constructed of cut stone and concrete, three walls remain, as does the spindle that held the cable. Constructed in 1913 as an integral part of the Sublet Mine No. 6, built, operated, and owned by Kemmerer Coal Company; ceased production in 1927.

Subjects
Ruins
Hoisting Machinery
Mine Buildings


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. DISTANT VIEW OF HOIST HOUSE FROM PORTAL TWO (SLOPE)
2. HOIST HOUSE FROM SOUTHEAST (BOILER TO LEFT)
3. INTERIOR VIEW OF HOIST HOUSE FROM FRONT, SHOWING SPINDLE OF HOIST
4. INTERIOR VIEW OF HOIST HOUSE SOUTH WALL AND SPINDLE


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