Drake Mine Adit in Mount Olive

A little known mine with a collapsed adit in Mount Olive NJ. The Drake Mine was a small Iron Mine I traveled solo to this mine back in Dec 2005 to find it. Its right behind some homes in Mount Olive NJ. The adit was over 700 feet long and cut across 5 ore veins according to the Geological report. the adit was still leaking water.

Drake Mine Panoramic Shot | Mount Olive NJ

Drake Mine Panoramic Shot | Mount Olive NJ

Drake Mine Panoramic Shot 2

Drake Mine Panoramic Shot 2

Drake Mine Adit | Mount Olive NJ
Drake Mine Adit | Mount Olive NJ

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