San Jose in Santa Clara County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Site of English Town ★ CCC Camp Mt. Madonna
Projects directed by California Department of Forestry: service and fire road building, fire lookout towers, fire fighting crews, telephone lines, ranger station facilities.
National Association of CCC Alumni
Historical Heritage Commission National Association of CCC Alumni
California Conservation Corps
[Seals of the United States Civilian Conservation Corps and State of California Department of Forestry]
[On the back of the monument]
Designed by Friedolin Kessler, 1992
Erected 1992 by Historical Heritage Commission and National Association of CCC Alumni, John Muir Chapter 45.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Charity & Public WorkCivilian Conservation Corps (CCC) series list. A significant historical date for this entry is October 10, 1893.
Location. 37° 10.741′ N, 121° 50.385′ W. Marker is in San Jose, California, in Santa Clara County. The marker is located in Almaden Quicksilver County Park at English Camp on the English Camp Trail near the intersection of the Castillero Trail. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: San Jose CA 95120, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Camp Mt. Madonna (within shouting distance of this marker); English Camp (within shouting distance of this marker); English Camp School (within shouting distance of this marker); The Yellow Kid (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); The “Main Tunnel” (approx. 0.2 miles away); Day Tunnel (approx. ¼ mile away); Mining Operations (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Rossi Retort (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Jose.
Additional keywords. Civilian Conservation Corps
Credits. This page was last revised on December 25, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 18, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 762 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 18, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.