Thomas Coal Mine


Address: Between North Table Mountian and the Hogback, 2 miles north of Golden

1879 owned by James M. Thomas and Evan Jones. Property comprises 160 acres of land. The vein is eight feet wide and trends northwest and southeast. The mine is developed by two entries, aggregating 175 feet in length and a shaft 8 feet in width by 14 feet in length and 178 feet deep. On the surface is a shaft house 24 feet by 32 feet, containing a 35 horsepower engine and hoisting apparatus.
Quad Map/Date: Golden, 1965 (1994)
Source: Corbett, "The Colorado Directory of Mines," 1879, p. 264, CHS.
Last Modified: Mon, December 10 2012
 


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