California Cotton Mill

California Cotton Mill (HM1CMI)

Location: Oakland, CA 94606 Alameda County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 46.896', W 122° 14.266'

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Built in 1883

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The California Cotton Mill was one of Oakland's earliest and largest industries.
Jingletown was named for the mill workers' habit of jingling coins in their pockets on payday.
At its height, the mill had 600 to 700 employees and 20 to 30 buildings. I closed in 1956.
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Date Added Wednesday, October 8th, 2014 at 1:06pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 567120 N 4181857
Decimal Degrees37.78160000, -122.23776667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 46.896', W 122° 14.266'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 46' 53.76" N, 122° 14' 15.96" W
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Area Code(s)510
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1092 Calcot Pl, Oakland CA 94606, US
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