Charcoal Kilns

Charcoal Kilns (HM2DPN)

Location: Garden, MI 49835 Delta County
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N 45° 43.124', W 86° 40.055'

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Fayette Historic State Park

Fears were entertained that the supply of charcoal would fall short, but with extraordinary exertions, they now have another set of kilns ready, and the supply will be kept up.Escanaba Tribune1870
Colliers manufactured charcoal to fuel the furnaces at a row of kilns, like this reconstruction. The company also operated kilns elsewhere on the Garden Peninsula and contracted with private operators to provide charcoal. By the mid-1880s, more than eighty kilns were in operation within ten miles of Fayette.
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HM NumberHM2DPN
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Placed ByFayette Historic State Park & Michigan Historical Center
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Date Added Monday, January 21st, 2019 at 10:01am PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 525869 N 5062851
Decimal Degrees45.71873333, -86.66758333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 45° 43.124', W 86° 40.055'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds45° 43' 7.4400000000001" N, 86° 40' 3.3" W
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Area Code(s)906
Closest Postal AddressAt or near State Park, Garden MI 49835, US
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