Almaden in San Jose in Santa Clara County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
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The few remaining traces of life in English Camp serve only as a reminder of a past era that contributed greatly to California history and the development of Santa Clara Valley.
Erected by New Almaden Quicksilver County Park Association.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) series list.
Location. 37° 10.719′ N, 121° 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. Site of English Town (within shouting distance of this marker); Camp Mt. Madonna (within shouting distance of this marker); English Camp School (within shouting distance of this marker); The Yellow Kid (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The “Main Tunnel” (approx. 0.2 miles away); Day Tunnel (approx. 0.3 miles 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.
Credits. This page was last revised on February 7, 2023. It was originally submitted on February 18, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 626 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 18, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.