Ranching and Mining

Ranching and Mining (HM1L4K)

Location: , CA 92364 San Bernardino County
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N 35° 26.149', W 115° 42.086'

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Gold and silver discoveries during the mid-1800s brought hundreds of prospectors trekking across the eastern Mojave. Ephemeral camps sprang up throughout the desert as miners discovered copper and silver in nearby mountains. Ranchers moving into high, grassy valleys, exploited the market for beef created by the miners, and soon diveloped commerical operations. The Sourthern Pacific Railway crossed the Mojave in 1883, giving ranchers access to larger markets east and west, and their operations expanded. Ranching and mining continue today.
HM NumberHM1L4K
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Date Added Tuesday, June 16th, 2015 at 10:03am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 617867 N 3922149
Decimal Degrees35.43581667, -115.70143333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 26.149', W 115° 42.086'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 26' 8.94" N, 115° 42' 5.16" W
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Area Code(s)760
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Mojave Fwy, CA 92364, US
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