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Huttner House

(Cottage No. 3)

 
 
Huttner House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, March 29, 2011
1. Huttner House Marker
Inscription. Home of H. J. Huttner, a mechanical engineer, who in 1874 worked with brick layer Robert Scott to design and build the first highly efficient ore extracting furnace.

This house of modest wood and brick construction was typical of others along the gateway to the mine. It was built to accommodate the New Almaden Quicksilver Mining Company engineers during the years of 1847–1912.
 
Erected 1981 by The Casterson Family and Mountain Charlie Chapter No. 1850, E Clampus Vitus.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
 
Location. 37° 10.671′ N, 121° 49.264′ W. Marker is in San Jose, California, in Santa Clara County. Marker is on Almaden Road, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 21490 Almaden Road, San Jose CA 95120, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Young House (a few steps from this marker); Robert Scott House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Hauck House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Randol Family Home (within shouting distance
Huttner House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, March 29, 2011
2. Huttner House and Marker
This is a private residence. Please respect their privacy.

The NRHP Plaque is seen to the left of the entrance door.
of this marker); New Almaden Quicksilver Mine (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Casa Grande (about 500 feet away but has been reported missing); Bulmore House (about 600 feet away); Carson House (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in San Jose.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Huttner House - New Almaden image. Click for full size.
By Leticia A. Kohnen, October 20, 2006
3. Huttner House - New Almaden
Huttner House NRHP Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, March 28, 2011
4. Huttner House NRHP Plaque
This property
Huttner House
Has been placed on the
National Register
of Historical Places

by the United States
Department of the Interior
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 389 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.   3. submitted on , by Mathew H. Kohnen of San Jose, California.   4. submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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