Presque Isle County is a county in the Lower peninsula of the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2010 United States Census, the population was 13,376. The county seat is Rogers City. The county was authorized by state legislative action on April 1, 1840, but the …
"At Lafarge Alpena Plant quarry, limestone is mined in three levels, known as 'benches'. One bench is 90-feet deep, another is 100-feet deep, and the third and final bench, which comprises the bottom of the quarry, is 175-feet below lake level. The quarry occupies one square mile."
General Info Lafarge Presque Isle Quarry is a division of Lafarge North America, which is among the largest diversified construction materials companies and is a supplier of cement, aggregates and concrete and other materials for residential, commercial, institutional and public works construction in …
2011-11-21· Presque Isle is a small unincorporated community located within Presque Isle Township along Lake Huron. It is approximately 15 miles north of Alpena, and 15 miles south of Rogers City. The community and the township are named for Presque Isle (literally, "almost an island") which is French for
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The Maine Northern Railway Company Limited (reporting mark MNRY) is a 258 mi (415 km) U.S. and Canadian short line railroad owned by the New Brunswick Railway Company, a holding company that is part of "Irving Transportation Services", a division within the industrial conglomerate J.D. Irving Limited.
2014-07-21· Re: There was a fire at Lafarge Alpena,MI by LSRC_railfan22 » Sun Jul 20, 2014 5:23 pm Production is still running My my speculation are correct they are getting gravel trucked in from Lafarge stone quarry in Presque Isle,MI dumped into the one stock piles While the conveyor is down.
Formed in 1892, the Lake Superior & Ishpeming hauls Magnetite and Hematite pellets from the Empire and Tilden Mines to the ore docks at Presque Isle, Michigan. With a combination of first and second generation Alco and GE motive power, the LS&I is a unique look at modern day iron ore railroading on the Michigan Ore Range.
Detroit & Mackinac History and Modeling added 5 new photos to the album: 1908 Metz Township Fire. October 15 at 10:10 PM · In October 1908, a large forest fire consumed 2,500,000 acres (10,000 km2) of Presque Isle County, and most of the area of Metz.
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2014-07-03· Most of the stone goes to Kawkawlin mi and Graying Mi. The stone goes to Kawkawlin comes from Specification Stone Products here in Alpena next to the yard. Than the stone goes to Graying come from Lafarge Quarry in Presque isle,MI gets trucked to the round house to be trans loaded on the cars.
Lake Huron's shore along Presque Isle County is ragged and hazardous to shipping, as I illustrated in my previous post about the shipwreck at 40 Mile Point. To safely guide ships carrying lumber, gravel, and iron ore, many beacons were necessary. This is the "new" light, lit in 1870: