No. 4 Kingpin Hydraulic Giant

No. 4 Kingpin Hydraulic Giant (HM1BX0)

Location: Yreka, CA 96097 Siskiyou County
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Country: United States of America
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N 41° 43.439', W 122° 38.306'

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Purpose: gold mining. Used from 1890 to 1906. Cast by Joshua Hendy Iron Works. Operated for years at Red Mill Mine, near mouth of Know Nothing Creek. Near 500 foot head of water. Packed to mine by Bennett Co. pack train.

Donated by Nelson Bennett
Erected by Humbug Chapter No. 73
of the "E Clampus Vitus"
Dedicated June 17, 1973
HM NumberHM1BX0
Year Placed1973
Placed ByE Clampus Vitus, Humbug Chapter 73
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Date Added Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 7:08am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10T E 530073 N 4619194
Decimal Degrees41.72398333, -122.63843333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 43.439', W 122° 38.306'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 43' 26.34" N, 122° 38' 18.36" W
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Area Code(s)530
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 910 S Main St, Yreka CA 96097, US
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