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Amador City in Amador County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Original Amador Mine

 
 
Original Amador Mine Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, July 29, 2008
1. Original Amador Mine Marker
Inscription. Opened in 1852 from six claims. Renamed Original Amador Consolidated working till 1918. Reopened in 1935 till 1937. Shaft reached 1238. Total production was $3,500,000.
 
Erected 2004 by Amador County 2004 Sesquicentennial. (Marker Number 14.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sutter Creek Gold Mine Trail marker series.
 
Location. 38° 25.192′ N, 120° 49.425′ W. Marker is in Amador City, California, in Amador County. Marker is at the intersection of East School Street and Amador Creek Street, on the right when traveling south on East School Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Amador City CA 95601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Amador City Cemetery (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Imperial Hotel (about 500 feet away); Keystone Mine (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bunker Hill Mine (approx. 0.3 miles away); South Spring Hill Mine (approx. half a mile away); Treasure Mine (approx. mile away); Fremont-Gover Mine (approx. 1.2 miles away); New Chicago (approx. 1.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Amador City.
 
Also see . . .  Amador City History
Original Amador Mine image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, July 29, 2008
2. Original Amador Mine
. (Submitted on August 17, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceNatural Resources
 
Original Amador Mine - Winch and Ruins image. Click for full size.
January 31, 2009
3. Original Amador Mine - Winch and Ruins
 
 
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