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Near Kingman in Mohave County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Chloride

 
 
Chloride Marker image. Click for full size.
By Richard Wisehart, July 8, 2009
1. Chloride Marker
Inscription. Four miles east is former mining town of Chloride which was started in 1864 with discovery of few mines. In 1900, it had two thousand population. Fifty or more mines were in operation around Chloride, including Tennessee – Schuykill, large producer of gold, silver, copper, lead and zinc. Post-Office in continuous operation from 1873. Now small community with blend of old and new. (Marker Number 31805.)
 
Location. 35° 23.817′ N, 114° 15.536′ W. Marker is near Kingman, Arizona, in Mohave County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 93 and County Road 125, on the right when traveling north on U.S. 93. Touch for map. Marker is 18.3 miles north of Interstate 40. Marker is in this post office area: Chloride AZ 86431, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 17 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Metcalf Baker - Andrew Judson (approx. 3.1 miles away); a different marker also named Chloride (approx. 3˝ miles away); Arizona and Utah / Western Arizona Railway (approx. 3.6 miles away); Mineral Park (approx. 6 miles away); Cerbat (approx. 9.3 miles away); Camp Beale Springs Arizona (approx. 16.7 miles away); Ha' Qa' Muwe: (approx. 16.7 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  The Ghost Town - Chloride, Arizona
Chloride Marker image. Click for full size.
By Richard Wisehart, July 8, 2009
2. Chloride Marker
View is easterly toward the town of Chloride. US 93 is in foreground. Kingman is to the right (south).
. (Submitted on July 11, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
 
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Tennessee Avenue, Chloride, AZ image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, June 7, 2010
3. Tennessee Avenue, Chloride, AZ
Chloride Post Office image. Click for full size.
By Sandie Kirchner, June 7, 2010
4. Chloride Post Office
Chloride Bank image. Click for full size.
By Sandie Kirchner, June 7, 2010
5. Chloride Bank
Chloride Gas Station image. Click for full size.
By Sandie Kirchner, June 7, 2010
6. Chloride Gas Station
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 26, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 11, 2009, by Richard Wisehart of Sonora, California. This page has been viewed 2,273 times since then and 176 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 11, 2009, by Richard Wisehart of Sonora, California.   3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on June 13, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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