Site of Carbondale

Site of Carbondale (HMXZA)

Location: Silverado, CA 92676 Orange County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 44.674', W 117° 39.361'

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In 1881, after the Southern Pacific took over the Santa Clara Coal Mine northeast of here, a bustling mining camp complete with hotel, saloons, shacks, store, and post office sprang up on these flats. Three years later the mine played out and Carbondale disappeared without a trace.
Marker Number1
Year Placed1976
Placed ByOrange County Board of Supervisors and Orange County Historical Commission
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Date Added Saturday, September 27th, 2014 at 12:38am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 439237 N 3734027
Decimal Degrees33.74456667, -117.65601667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 44.674', W 117° 39.361'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 44' 40.44" N, 117° 39' 21.66" W
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Area Code(s)714
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 8002 Silverado Canyon Rd, Silverado CA 92676, US
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