York Iron Company Mine

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York Iron Company Mine
Raab Park, North Codorus twp, York Co PA.jpg
Raab County Park
York Iron Company Mine is located in Pennsylvania
York Iron Company Mine
York Iron Company Mine is located in the US
York Iron Company Mine
Location North of Green Valley Road, south of Spring Grove, North Codorus Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 39°50′29″N 76°48′35″W / 39.84139°N 76.80972°W / 39.84139; -76.80972Coordinates: 39°50′29″N 76°48′35″W / 39.84139°N 76.80972°W / 39.84139; -76.80972
Area 71.5 acres (28.9 ha)
NRHP Reference # 85000580[1]
Significant dates
Added to NRHP March 15, 1985
Designated PHMC n/a[2]

York Iron Company Mine is a historic iron mine site located at North Codorus Township, York County, Pennsylvania. The underground mine was originally opened in 1854, with additional openings dug in 1876-1877. The mine remained in operation until 1888.[3]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1985.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "PHMC Historical Markers". Historical Marker Database. Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission. Retrieved December 30, 2013. 
  3. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Carole W. Epler and Elizabeth L. Roman (March 1999). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: York Iron Company Mine" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-12-18.