Aerial image of the railroad coming into the Arminius Mines. Caption states that it is "from shaft 3." Each railroad car would carry twenty five tons of ore.The railroad transported ore from the mines to numerous locations east of the Mississippi River including La Salle, Illinois; Cleveland, Ohio; Savannah, Georgia; Baltimore, Maryland; Norfolk, Virginia; and Cincinnati, Ohio.
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