Utica Mine North Shaft

Utica Mine North Shaft (HMH0M)

Location: Angels Camp, CA 95222 Calaveras County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 4.323', W 120° 32.585'

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Utica Mine, the most important mine in the Angels District, set national records in the 1890's producing more than 4 million dollars in gold in 30 months. The Utica was also the site of Angels Camp's worst mine disaster when 17 men were buried when the North Shaft collapsed in 1889. Three men escaped through the adjoining South Shaft. The bodies of those who died were recovered over a period of years, the last two remained buried for 12 years. The Utica properties expanded to include the Stickle, the Utica Cross-Shaft, and Gold Cliff Mines. Combined production totaled 16.4 million dollars from 1887-1918 when Angels Camp's gold mining era ended.

This site is dedicated by Ruby Parlor #46, N.D.G.W.
May 1, 1998
HM NumberHMH0M
Series This marker is part of the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series
Year Placed1998
Placed ByRuby Parlor #46, Native Daughters of the Golden West
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 2:40pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 715515 N 4216659
Decimal Degrees38.07205000, -120.54308333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 4.323', W 120° 32.585'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 4' 19.38" N, 120° 32' 35.10" W
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Area Code(s)209
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1075 Utica Ln, Angels Camp CA 95222, US
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