Limekiln Monorail

Limekiln Monorail (HM16KW)

Location: Hollister, CA 95023 San Benito County
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N 36° 41.525', W 121° 18.313'

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Built in 1894 by J.J. Burt to carry "Diamond Brand" lime from Harlan Mt. the S.P. railhead at Tres Pinos.The track was a single wooden rail. The locomotive was wood fueled steam operated. On its maiden voyage the engine exploded while taking on water from Pescadero Creek thus ending operation forever.
HM NumberHM16KW
Series This marker is part of the E Clampus Vitus series
Year Placed1979
Placed ByMonterey Viejo Chapter No. 1846, E Clampus Vitus
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, September 20th, 2014 at 8:57pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 651407 N 4062053
Decimal Degrees36.69208333, -121.30521667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 41.525', W 121° 18.313'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 41' 31.50" N, 121° 18' 18.78" W
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Area Code(s)408, 831
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 16225 Cienega Rd, Hollister CA 95023, US
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