Historic Audrey Shaft Headframe

Historic Audrey Shaft Headframe (HM221C)

Location: Jerome, AZ 86331 Yavapai County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 45.23', W 112° 6.762'

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Little Daisy Mine

Largest wooden headframe still standing in Arizona, it was completed in 1918 to haul ore up from mine. Shaft is 1900 feet deep, concrete lined with cross tunnels every 100 feet to Edith shaft. Edith shaft headframe was completed in 1915 to haul men and supplies. A wooden structure it was torn down in 1981 and replaced with the steel version you see today, 260' to NW.

Between 1915 and 1938 almost 4 million tons of ore was extracted from the mine, producing 397,000 tons of copper, 221 tons of silver and 5½ tons of gold. Ore was brought to the surface then transported by tram and burro train, to the railhead in the valley. Later, ore was taken out underground through the Josephine tunnel, which was 1300 feet down and 2½ miles long.
HM NumberHM221C
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Date Added Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 7:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)12S E 398158 N 3846308
Decimal Degrees34.75383333, -112.11270000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 45.23', W 112° 6.762'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 45' 13.8" N, 112° 6' 45.72" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)928
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 75 Aka State Park Rd, Jerome AZ 86331, US
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