Techatticup Mine

Techatticup Mine (HMJJN)

Location: Searchlight, NV 89046 Clark County
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Country: United States of America
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N 35° 42.583', W 114° 48.205'

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The Techatticup Mine, located in 1861, was the most important mine in El Dorado Canyon. It produced millions of dollars in gold ore, and was originally served by steamboats on the Colorado River. The mine's name is taken from two Paiute words meaning "hungry" or "bread".

Two of Nevada's most famous renegade Indians lived in the canyon; Ahvote, who killed five victims, and Queho, who killed over twenty people. Near this spot, Queho killed his last victim, Maude Douglas, in 1919, and successfully eluded Sheriff's posses.
Series This marker is part of the E Clampus Vitus series
Year Placed2000
Placed ByQueho Posse Chpt. #191 E Clampus Vitus
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Date Added Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 1:37pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 698711 N 3953976
Decimal Degrees35.70971667, -114.80341667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 42.583', W 114° 48.205'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 42' 34.98" N, 114° 48' 12.30" W
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Area Code(s)702
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 16880 NV-165, Searchlight NV 89046, US
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